Celebrating Women's History Month through UP’s history

By Chiara Profenna | March 31, 2022 1:45pm

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Media Credit: Emma Sells / The Beacon

As Women’s History Month comes to a close, The Beacon would like to honor a few of the many female accomplishments and changes made by members of our community. Since UP opened its doors in 1901, women have been progressively included and celebrated on campus. Although there’s more to go, it’s exciting to see how far we’ve come as a university.

Click through the timeline below to step through each milestone from 1901, to where we are today. 

Chiara Profenna is a reporter for The Beacon. She can be reached at profenna23@up.edu.