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1900s

Isabel Bevier

Isabel Bevier

Isabel Bevier joined the Domestic Science department at the University of Illinois in 1900. Isabel industrialized the Home Economics Program ...
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Laura B. Evans

Laura B. Evans

Laura B. Evans became a member of the Board of Trustees in 1903, one of the very first women to ...
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Mary Busey

Mary Busey

Mary Busey was an influential member of the Board of Trustees from 1904 until 1930. Coming from a local well-known ...
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Maudelle Tanner Brown Bousfield

Maudelle Brown Bousfield

Maudelle Brown Bousfield was the first African American woman to graduate from the University of Illinois. She graduated in 1906 ...
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