While the singular position of Dean of Women was eliminated after Marion Talbot's retirement in 1925, the behavior of women students outside of the classroom was closely supervised and governed by seemingly arbitrary rules.
There are many potential benefits to having your partner working in the same lab, department, or institution.
And when Ruth Mc Carn became the first woman to hold the post of Assistant Dean of Students in the fall of 1950, more than one hundred women students protested the requirement that residents of the women's dorms on the quad wear skirts to dinner.
(Their petition was denied.) At the same time, staff in the Dean of Students office saw a growing need for providing comprehensive sex education in the dorms.
“Teachers” includes, but is not limited to, all ladder and non-ladder faculty of the University.
It also includes graduate and professional students and postdoctoral fellows and associates only when they are serving as part-time acting instructors, teaching fellows or in similar institutional roles, with respect to the students they are currently teaching or supervising.