Difference between revisions of "Northwestern University"

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[[Corporal punishment]] for undergraduates was introduced in 1922, when it was announced that students of either sex could be [[Spanking|spanked]] for a range of offenses in public, including swearing, smoking (if aged under 21), rollerskating in the downtown district, joyriding, or being rowdy in an ice cream parlor. There was a minimum sentence of five spanks and a maximum of 25. Male students were spanked by Policeman Carl Exman, and female ones by Policewoman Georgiana Jerell.<ref>{{cite web |url= http://query.nytimes.com/mem/archive-free/pdf?res=FB071EFA35541B7A93C6A81789D85F468285F9 |format=PDF |publisher= ''The New York Times'' |date= February 14, 1922 |title= Ten College "Don'ts.": Evanstan Judge Tells Northwestern Students What Not to Do.}}</ref> It is not stated whether the spankings were administered publicly or privately, or how many such punishments were carried out, or when these rules were abolished, assuming they have been.
 
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