CU Honors Mary Rippon with Posthumous Degree

In January 1878, Mary Rippon stepped off the train in Boulder and stayed to teach at the University of Colorado for 31 years. The school recently honored her with a posthumous degree. Ryan Warner speaks with author Silvia Pettem who wrote a biography on the educator.

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