Ruth Winifred Howard

Ruth Winifred Howard (1900 – February 12, 1997) was the first African American woman to earn a Ph.D. in Psychology. She was active in many psychology organizations and received instruction from Florence Goodenough.

Personal details

Date of birth
March 25th, 1900
Nationality
United States of America
Date of death
February 12th, 1997 at age of 96
Ethnicity
African American

Family

Education

1. Simmons College Colleges/University

Institution info

Type Private school
Endowment
2010. 126 mil. $
Institution colors
Founded
1899
Headquarters
300 The Fenway, 02115 - Boston, Massachusetts
Undergraduates
2010. 1,912
2009. 1,969
Postgraduates
2010. 3,071
Acceptance rate
2010. 47.0 %
Local tuition
2010. 31.3 K $
Official web page www.simmons.edu
Wikipedia article
Social media

Institution social analysis

Notable alumni by career
Notable alumni by gender

People attended Simmons College connected by profession and/or age

b. 1898., Physician
b. 1895., Novelist
b. 1902., Environmentalist
b. 1895., Chemist
b. 1945., Archivist
b. 1948., U.S. Congressperson
b. 1938., Historian
b. 1954., Vocal jazz Artist

2. University of Chicago Colleges/University

The University of Chicago (U of C, UC, UChicago, or simply Chicago) is a private research university in Chicago, Illinois, USA. Chicago has an international reputation for strong devotion to advanced academic scholarship and intellectualism and is affiliated with 49 Rhodes Scholars and 87 Nobel Prize laureates. Harper worked with steel magnate Clayton Mark on educational reforms in Chicago.

Institution info

Type Private university
Endowment
2013. 6.73 bil. $
2012. 6.57 bil. $
2011. 6.31 bil. $
Institution colors
Founded
1890
Headquarters
5801 S Ellis Ave, 60637 - Chicago, Illinois
Undergraduates
2012. 5,369
2010. 5,270
2009. 5,157
Postgraduates
2012. 9,627
2011. 10,304
2010. 9,882
Acceptance rate
2014. 8.4 %
2013. 8.8 %
2012. 13.0 %
2011. 16.3 %
2010. 16.0 %
Local tuition
2013. 46.4 K $
2012. 45.6 K $
Official web page www.uchicago.edu
Wikipedia article
Social media

Institution social analysis

Notable alumni by career
Notable alumni by gender
Notable alumni by party membership

People attended University of Chicago connected by profession and/or age

b. 1899., U.S. Congressperson
b. 1898., Chemist
b. 1905., Writer
b. 1898., U.S. Congressperson
b. 1905., Academic
b. 1895., Military Person
b. 1905., Mathematician
b. 1903., Geologist

3. University of Minnesota Colleges/University

The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities (U of M) is a public research university located in Minneapolis and St. Paul, Minnesota, United States. It is the oldest and largest campus within the University of Minnesota system and has the fourth-largest main campus student body in the United States, with 52,557 students in 2011–2012.

Institution info

Type Flagship university
Endowment
2013. 1.78 bil. $
2006. 2.22 bil. $
Institution colors
Founded
1851
Headquarters
231 Pillsbury Drive S.E., 55455 - Minneapolis, Minnesota
Undergraduates
2013. 5,544
2010. 33,607
2009. 33,236
Postgraduates
2013. 45,982
2010. 18,114
Acceptance rate
2012. 49.5 %
2011. 47.8 %
2010. 47.0 %
Local tuition
2013. 13.6 K $
2011. 13 K $
2010. 12.3 K $
2009. 11.5 K $
2008. 10.8 K $
Official web page www.umn.edu
Wikipedia article
Social media

Institution social analysis

Notable alumni by career
Notable alumni by gender
Notable alumni by party membership

People attended University of Minnesota connected by profession and/or age

b. 1895., Writer
b. 1901., Physicist
b. 1897., Printmaking Artist
b. 1901., Organization founder
b. 1904., Dramatist
b. 1896., U.S. Congressperson
b. 1899., Military Person
b. 1905., Businessperson

4. Columbia University Colleges/University

Columbia University in the City of New York, commonly referred to as Columbia University, is an American private Ivy League research university located in New York City, New York, United States. Columbia is the oldest institution of higher learning in the state of New York, the fifth oldest in the United States, and one of the country's nine Colonial Colleges founded before the American Revolution. Today the university operates seven Columbia Global Centers overseas in Amman, Beijing, Istanbul, Paris, Mumbai, Santiago and Nairobi.

Institution info

Type Private university
Endowment
2012. 8.2 bil. $
Institution colors
Founded
1754
Headquarters
116th Street and Broadway, 10027 - New York City, New York
Undergraduates
2013. 8,365
2012. 7,814
2010. 7,950
2009. 7,693
Postgraduates
2013. 18,568
2012. 18,657
2010. 17,258
2005. 19,672
Acceptance rate
2013. 7.0 %
2013. 6.89 %
2012. 7.4 %
2012. 7.42 %
2010. 10.0 %
Local tuition
2013. 46.8 K $
2012. 47.2 K $
2011. 45.3 K $
2010. 41.2 K $
Official web page www.columbia.edu
Wikipedia article
Social media

Institution social analysis

Notable alumni by career
Notable alumni by gender
Notable alumni by party membership

People attended Columbia University connected by profession and/or age

b. 1903., Librarian
b. 1898., Philosopher
b. 1904., U.S. Congressperson
b. 1899., Professor
b. 1897., Politician
b. 1903., Academic
b. 1895., Professor
b. 1903., Matador

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