125 Profiles

We’re compiling 125 profiles of the people, places, things, traditions and buildings that make Hood the special place it is. Check back as we update this page and make our way to 125 profiles.

Shirley D. Peterson

Franny Delaplaine Randall ’45, H’06

Smith Hall

Ross J. Pritchard

Braddock Heights Picnic

Chapel (clustered spires)

Folklore at Hood College

Margaret Hood Ball

Williams Observatory

Camp RAUdy

Blazer Bricks/Fountain

Give Your Heart to Hood Day

Winchester Hall

Martha E. Church

Honor Societies

Policies for Dollars

Meyran Hall


Ionic Society


Liberation Weekend (Black Mind)

Brodbeck Hall

A. Randle Elliott

Coblentz Hall

Henry I. Stahr

Holiday Dinner

East Cottage

Robert N. Funk

Alumnae Hall

Touchstone Yearbook

Joseph Henry Apple Library

Hood Hello

Mortar Board

Hood Ring

Hodson Science and Technology Center

Hood Seals and Latin Motto

Shriner Hall

Marx Center

The Hood Special Collections and Archive

Coblentz Memorial Hall

Pergola Party

Dad and Daughter Weekend

Four Columns of Alumnae Hall

Joseph Henry Apple

Honors Program

Hood Magazine

The Pergola

Wisteria Literary Magazine

Beaux Arts Ball

Mother-Daughter Weekend

Ronald J. Volpe

Fall Family Weekend and Homecoming

Hood Class Banners

The Graduate School

Language Houses

Blue and Grey Newspaper

Thomas Gateways

Hood College Daylily

Andrew G. Truxal

Campus Day

Big and Little Sis/Sib

Hodson Outdoor Theater

Student Government Association

Andrea E. Chapdelaine

Miss Touchstone

Margaret Scholl Hood

White Blazer

Theodore H. Erck