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Swinging Nun Leads Girls Into Thought
April 1, 1969
Dayton Daily News
Dayton, Ohio

CINCINNATI – “Cut ‘em off t the pass,” Sister Mary Jan Kirchner, new president of Edgecliff college, tells her secretary, sweeping past her Plautus poster (‘The poet seeks what is nowhere in the world yet somewhere he find it”) and out the door.

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The Cowsills are singing “Hair.” Sister Mary jan recalls an art teacher who got caught up in the music last week and started boog-a-looing without realizing it until the students’ laughter broke the spell.

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