Chronological History of Marywood

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1951

Maria Goretti Lounge is constructed on the terrace floor of the Liberal Arts Building.
1951

The Alumni Association contributes $8,000 towards Alumnae Hall.
1951

Marywood celebrates its first Parents' Day, May.
1951

Marywood becomes a charter member of the Foundation for Independent Colleges. Established by a group of private institutions in Pennsylvania because they are as yet ineligible for federal or state aid, the organization acts collectively, through its presidents, to tap industry for a general fund of financial donations and then distribute them among members according to need.
1951

Marywood's programs are granted continued accreditation for ten years following a visit by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools.