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A towering achievement: Whitman College dedicated

Princeton NJ — Surrounded by soaring walls of hand-set stone and the magnificent crenelated tower of the new Whitman College, some 350 members of the University community gathered Sept. 27 to dedicate Princeton’s newest residential college.

To read more about the dedication and see a video about the opening of Whitman College, visit main/ news/ archive/ S19/ 08/ 20E65/.

Below, from left: Hargadon Hall, Murley-Pivirotto Family Tower and North Hall, including Wright Cloister, are shown from the South Court.
At right: (Top) Student residents of the college joined alumni, donors, faculty and staff for the celebration. (Center) Donor Meg Whitman, architect Demetri Porphyrios and President Tilghman gather before the dedication. (Bottom) Whitman College Master Harvey Rosen and Meg Whitman, a 1977 alumna who is president and chief executive officer of eBay, cut the ribbon at the conclusion of the ceremony. (photos: Denise Applewhite)

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