Jane Claire Dirks's Bachelor of Arts Degree
Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
This diploma from Linfield College awards the Bachelor of Arts degree, magna cum laude, to Jane Claire DIrks (later Jane Claire Dirks-Edmunds) in June of 1937. While at Linfield, professor emeritus Dr. James A. Macnab served as her academic advisor and introduced Dirks-Edmunds to her future research site at Saddleback Mountain. After earning a Ph.D. in Zoology from the University of Illinois in 1941, Dirks-Edmunds returned to teach in the Biology department at Linfield from 1941-1974.
Linfield College, "Jane Claire Dirks's Bachelor of Arts Degree" (1937). Jane Claire Dirks-Edmunds Exhibit. 10.