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Title
Irma Brown giving commencement speech
Creator
Unknown
Date Created and/or Issued
1970
Publication Information
Department of Archives and Special Collections, William H. Hannon Library, Loyola Marymount University
Contributing Institution
Loyola Marymount University, Department of Archives and Special Collections, William H. Hannon Library
Collection
Loyola Marymount Historical Photograph Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Honorable Irma J. Brown Dillon, J.D., graduated from Marymount College in affiliation with Loyola University of Los Angeles in 1970. She obtained her Juris Doctor degree from Loyola Law School in 1973. Dillon has been a judge of the Superior Court of California in Inglewood. She has also been an Loyola Marymount University trustee, and a founding board member of the African American Alumni Association. Irma Brown Dillon Community Service Award honors leaders who exemplify LMU's mission and tradition of serving others.
"With affiliation and merger, women undergraduates now served as commencement speakers. Marymount student body president Irma Brown, later a distinguished superior court judge, was the first commencement speaker in the new era of coeducation" --Starr, K., Loyola Marymount University 1911-2011.
Title supplied by cataloger.
Type
image
Format
1 photograph: black and white
Identifier
Centennial_00462
Prints 9F11/04
http://digitalcollections.lmu.edu/cdm/ref/collection/atrium/id/984
Subject
Universities and colleges--Alumni and alumnae
Commencement ceremonies
African American students
Brown, Irma J
Marymount College (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Loyola University of Los Angeles
Westchester (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Relation
Loyola Marymount University Archives
http://digitalcollections.lmu.edu
Centennial
Starr, Kevin. Loyola Marymount University, 1911-2011: A Centennial History. Los Angeles: Loyola Marymount University, 2011

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