Wheaton College Norton, Massachusetts
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College History

Academics

1946

Two African-American students are admitted

InĀ  the fall of 1946, two students, Alice Taylor and Nadine Lane, became the first African-American students to be officially admitted to Wheaton. Both young women appear to have been academically and socially successful at Wheaton, and both graduated in 1950.

President's Reports to Trustees: 6/2/46. See also Nike, Class of 1950.

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