Lodge Corwin

Location

158 NICHOL AVENUE
New Brunswick, NJ 08901-2866

Corwin Lodge, erected in 1924, was named for Margaret T. Corwin. Corwin was born November 29, 1889 in Philadelphia, Pa. Her educational accomplishments included: A.B. (Bryn Mawr College, 1912), Hon. A.M. (Yale University, 1934), LL. D. (Rutgers University, 1943), Doc. of Letters (Beaver College, 1947). Corwin was Executive Secretary for the Yale University Graduate School, 1919-34 and the Dean for the New Jersey College for Women, 1934-55 as well as becoming Emeritus in 1955. In addition, from 1946-47, Corwin was President, Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools. Source: Catalouge of Buildings and Place Names at Rutgers, Archives; Historical Data on Douglass College

Building number: 
8340
Campus: 
Douglass