- Eighteen students from Winthrop College were selected for Who's Who among American Colleges and Universities.
- The students are as follows: Peggy Johnson, Jean Carson Brown, Mary Jean Hance, Bette Stribling, Jean Crouch, Mary Ellen Jackson, Marian Baker, Jean Graham, Linnie Hynds, Pat Hicklin, Mary Stanley, Mary Staples, Rachel McMaster, Billye Reddic, Whitney Lawrence, Mary Lay Ewing, and Hilda Brockman.
Winthrop News Service, "Who's Who in American Colleges and Universities Jan. 14, 1947" (1947). Winthrop News 1947. 44.