Mildred Settle Bunton, Penn State class of 1932

Mildred Settle Bunton, Penn State class of 1932

Mildred Settle Bunton, Penn State class of 1932

Mildred Settle Bunton was Penn State's first black co-ed and the first to graduate from Penn State, earning her Bachelor of Science degree in health and human development in 1932. She went on to a distinguished career in nutrition and dietetics, and the University named her a Distinguished Alumna in 1973.

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