Women's History at Park
Current members of the Park family introduce you to a few of our early female students and faculty.
Dr. Eleanor Chestnut
Associate Director of the George S. Robb Centre Ashlyn Weber tells the story of Dr. Eleanor Chestnut, Class of 1888, medical missionary to China, for whom Chestnut Hall was named.
Dr. Debra Sheffer, Professor of History, tells the story of Elsa Grueneberg, Professor Emerita and former Chair of the Department of Modern Languages at Park College.
Chief of Staff Laure Christensen tells the story of Margaret Best, Park College graduate and long-time Presbyterian missionary in Korea.
Mary Rebecca Harrison
Dr. Amy Wolf tells the story of Mary Rebecca Harrison, Professor Emerita and Dean of Women at Park College.
Elizabeth McClure Campbell
Dr. Stacey Kikendall tells the story of Elizabeth Campbell, Instructor of English, Director of the Reading Laboratory, and Secretary of the Faculty at Park College.