Cap Night was an important and colorful event. This was an annual mass meeting held in June at the end of the first college year. There was singing and speech-making during this celebration, and the highpoint of the evening occurred when the freshmen tossed their first-year caps into a bonfire (Source: Women's Voices, Bentley Historical Library, p. 84)
First three coeds to study naval architecture. Darien Pinney, Judy Robinson & Susan Ott
Alumni Association (University of Michigan) records
University of Michigan. Alumni Association.
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Caption in Michigan Alumnus: These three comely coeds are now known as "tradition topplers" on the Michigan campus. They are the first to study naval architecture, a course for years taken only by males. Left to right are: Darien Pinney, Judy Robinson, and Susan Ott.