Enduring Vision Book Order
Date: March 10, 2014 to March 10, 2016
Enduring Vision: From an Encampment to a Distinctive College Enduring Vision
A History of George Williams College, 1884–1961
By Rita Yerkes, EdD and Wilma Miranda, PhD
traces the story of George Williams College from its foundation as the Western Secretarial Institute at Lake Geneva in 1885 to its establishment in Chicago to its move to Downers Grove, Illinois. With anecdotes of the remarkable individuals who shaped the college and its mission as well as an understanding of the external historical factors at play, Enduring Vision tells the comprehensive story of this important era in George Williams College’s history.
Authors Rita Yerkes and Wilma Miranda will be signing books on the GWC Williams Bay Campus during Coming Home Reunion, July 12, 2014.