Life & Times

About Marion

A photograph of Marion Ringwood

Learn more about Marion’s life before, during, and after her time at Simmons.

Simmons College Academics and Environment in the 1920s

A photograph of a bulldog mascot mask

Learn about Simmons College during Marion’s time as a student, including the Household Economics Program and student organizations.

College Traditions and Rituals in the 1920s

A photograph of the Ghost Walk

Learn about some of the ceremonies, traditions, and activities Marion took part in that made up a large portion of student life.

Boston in the 1920s

A photograph of a woman smoking a cigarette

Learn about some aspects of the cultural and historical background of the Boston that Marion explored and enjoyed.