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Glamour’s Coeds {Glamour Shot of the Day}

  When I was a teenager in the 1970s, I remember reading and hearing about "coeds."  But the term never made sense to me because they always showed pictures of female students.  How did female students come to be called coeds?  Eventually I learned that coed stood for coeducational.  Well, calling female … [Read More...]

Two Duke students await moving into Alspaugh Hall during freshman week circa 1960s; Source image courtesy of Unabashedly Prep.

Welcome to Alspaugh! {Glamour Shot of the Day}

  I believe that move-in day has changed quite a bit from when these Duke University freshman were greeted by the Welcome to Alspaugh sign over the doorway to their dormitory.  These young ladies appear to be chic and elegant despite only having a suitcase or two.  I wish I were that together when I was 18 years … [Read More...]

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