Elizabeth Rourke, Editor-in-Chief, 1939 Nutmeg

The Nutmeg Yearbook was first published in 1915, and its first woman editor-in-chief was Elizabeth Rourke, a member of the Class of 1939. Hers was the last graduating class of Connecticut Agricultural College. A month after her June graduation, her alma mater became the University of Connecticut.

-Mark J. Roy, University Communications (retired)