Founders

The founding members of the Ban Righ Foundation


“In the end, the determined women secured the money and set to work to create the Ban Righ Foundation.”

 

 

Special Committee of the Ban Righ Residence Board set up to consider the use of accumulated savings from the operation of the women’s residences

Members:

  • Helen Anderson, Arts ’46
  • Kiloran German, Arts ’74
  • Gladys Heinz, Arts ’37, M.A. ’38 (President of the Alumnae Association)
  • Evelyn Reid, Dean of Women
  • Rosemary Richardson, Arts ’53
  • Jean Royce, Arts ’30, LLD’68 (Chair)

Founding Board of Management of the Ban Righ Foundation for Continuing University Education

Members:

  • Helen Anderson, Arts ’46
  • Margaret Griffin, Arts ’65, BFA ’83
  • Gladys Heinz, Arts ’37, MA ’38 (past president of the Alumnae Association)
  • Margaret Hooey, Secretary of the University
  • Sylva MacKay, Arts ’44 (president of the Alumnae Association)
  • Helen Mathers, Director of the Ban Righ Foundation
  • Kathleen Morand, Professor of Art History, (Chair)
  • Evelyn Reid, Dean of Women

A support group of four alumnae were designated to assist the Board of Management for the first year

Members:

  • Norah Frood, Arts ’49
  • Bonnie Judge, Arts ’45
  • Rosemary Richardson, Arts ’53
  • Lillian Slater, Arts ’42