Stephens College to hold convocation Thursday

Tuesday, September 2, 2008 | 5:43 p.m. CDT

COLUMBIA — Stephens College will officially open for its 175th anniversary on Thursday. Stephens alumna Vice Admiral Nancy E. Brown, the highest-ranking female officer ever to serve in the U.S. Navy, will be the convocation's keynote speaker. Brown graduated from Stephens in 1973 with a degree in education.