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Ginling College (also known as Ginling Women's University and Ginling Women's College of Arts and Sciences, 金陵女子文理学院,金陵女子大学) was a Christian university founded in 1913 in Nanjing, China. It was one of the first coeducation universities in China. It was merged with the University of Nanking in 1951. A Christian is a follower of Jesus of Nazareth. ... Link title1913 is a common year starting on Wednesday. ... Nanjing (Chinese: 南京; pinyin: ; Wade-Giles: Nan-ching; Postal System Pinyin: Nanking), is the capital of Chinas Jiangsu province and a city with a prominent place in Chinese history and culture. ... Coeducation is the integrated education of men and women. ... University of Nanking(金陵大学) is a Christian university founded in 1888 in Nanjing, China. ... 1951 was a common year starting on Monday; see its calendar. ...


Nanjing Normal University was founded on the campus of Ginling Women's University in 1952. Nanjing Normal University (NNU, Pinyin: Nánjīng Shīfàn Dàxué, Simplified Chinese: 南京师范大学), colloquially Nan Shi Da (Pinyin: Nán Shī Dà, Simplified Chinese: 南师大) is a university located in Nanjing, Jiangsu, China. ... 1952 was a leap year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ...


Ginling Girls' High School(金陵女子高級中學) in Taipei was founded by alumni of Ginling Women's University in 1956. City nickname: the City of Azaleas Capital District Xinyi Area  - Total  - % water Ranked 16 of 25 271. ... 1956 was a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


Ginling Women College(金陵女子学院) was re-established by Nanjing Normal University and the alumni of Ginling Women's University in 1987. 1987 is a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


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Born in Wuchang, Hubei, Dr. Wu enrolled in Ginling College in 1916, becoming a member of the first class of the first college for women in China.
Ginling was combined with the University of Nanking in 1952 to form National Ginling University, and Dr. Wu became vice president of the new institution.
Later she served as vice president of Nanking Normal College, commissioner of education for Jiangsu province, and vice chairman of the Jiangsu provincial government.
ACCCC: Bio > Chester, Ruth Miriam (343 words)
She spent a year teaching at Elmira College in New York before going to China in 1917 to be Head of the Chemistry Department at Ginling College, Nanking, a position she held until 1947.
She continued to teach at Ginling during the war, when the Japanese occupation of Nanking forced the college to move to Chengtu in West China.
Ruth Chester with Minnie Vautrin at Ginling, n.d.
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