Washington University Names Campus in Honor of Danforths

1 decade 4 years 4 months ago Thursday, February 23 2006 Feb 23, 2006 Thursday, February 23, 2006 3:37:49 PM CST February 23, 2006 in News
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The campus that houses six of the University's seven schools has long been called the Hilltop Campus. An official recognition ceremony for the name change to the Danforth Campus is planned for September 17. William Danforth became chancellor in 1971. William is the brother of former U.S. Senator, John Danforth. The recognition also honors the Danforth family and the Danforth Foundation for financial support.

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