Pictured here is student Helen Richmond observing the Millikan experiment in a UChicago laboratory. Over 80 years have gone by, and women are still kickin’ assay and takin’ nuclei in UChicago science majors.
Photo from the UChicago Photographic Archive, taken in 1930.
UChicago Photographic Archive: "Girls at the University of Chicago learn Jiu-Jitsu from instructor Mr. Cahn who is demonstrating the circle throw with Joan Salmon.“
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