2016/06 The Sunflower Initiative Quarterly

     June 2016 Meet Ilse Meiler  2016 Harriet Fitzgerald Scholarship Recipient  Ilse Meiler, from  Colorado, is the 2016 recipient of the Sunflower Initiative’s scholarship, awarded annually to a qualified student who chooses to attend a woman’s college. The competition is stiff, the applicants extremely well qualified, their breadth international in scope.  Ilse first gained the […]

2016/02 The Sunflower Initiative Quarterly

        February 2016 Carol Littleton, Film Editor On  February 29, Carol Littleton received the Career Achievement Award for Film Editing from the American Cinema Editors (ACE) in Los Angeles.  Carol graduated from a two-year woman’s institution, Cottey College, and although she went on to earn both  bachelor’s and master’s degrees in French […]

2015/09 The Sunflower Initiative Quarterly

   The Sunflower Initiative’s September 2015 newsletter   September 2015 Summer 2015: Travels to the Middle East by Marley Forest Marley Forest is The Sunflower Initiative’s third Harriet Fitzgerald Scholarship recipient.  She is in her second year at Wellesley.  The picture above was taken in Petra, Jordan. After I left Seeds of Peace International Camp […]

2015/05 The Sunflower Initiative Quarterly

     May 2015 Emily Moss   Harriet Fitzgerald Scholarship Recipient for 2015 The Sunflower Initiative’s fourth recipient of the Harriet Fitzgerald Scholarship is Emily Moss of Bedford, Massachusetts. Emily is an impressive young woman.  Her academic record and co-curricular involvement are exceptional;  her poise and personality earned our respect during her telephonic interview.      As […]

2014/12 The Sunflower Initiative Quarterly

    The Sunflower Initiative’s quarterly newsletter Seven years ago, when a  group of Randolph-Macon women decided to launch The Sunflower Initative, we were all Randolph-Macon alumnae who felt passionately about the value of a woman’s college education.  While the Board of Directors is currently composed of only Randolph-Macon Woman’s College alumnae, that may soon […]