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Nancy Ransom, the Women’s Center’s first director, in her office in the late 1970s (Vanderbilt Special Collections and University Archive)

A Center of Their Own: The Margaret Cuninggim Women’s Center marks 40 years of interaction and change

Tthe Margaret Cuninggim Women’s Center, which celebrated its 40th anniversary in 2018, is taking a look at its origins through an oral history project and a documentary exhibit.

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Passages: Nancy Ransom, Champion of Women

Nancy Ransom, MAT’71, EdD’88, founding director of the Margaret Cuninggim Women’s Center at Vanderbilt and a champion of women’s rights, education and gender equality, died March 19 in Wilmington, Delaware, from complications of ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease. She was 89. From 1978 to 1997, Ransom guided theRead More