McGlade House

Elm Hall

Floor Plans

Rooms 1054-1062
Rooms 1067-1075

House Details

Floor #: 1
Gender: Female
Capacity: 32
Room #s: 1054-1075
A/C: No
Bed Type: Lofted - Coming Aug 2013
Floor Type: Wood or Tile
Room Types: Single, Drouble, Triple
Room Size:
Window Size:
Ceiling Height: 9'5"

House History

McGLADE, Mrs. Madge I. (1879-1964) received a B.A. (1903) from Parsons College and a M.S. (1928) from Iowa State. She came to Iowa State College as a hall director in 1924, was assistant dean of women, director of housing and director of residence at various periods from 1925 until 1946. She retired as a director of residence in 1946 but remained on the staff until 1958. Mrs. McGlade placed a special emphasis on high standards of leadership in the residence halls and her boundless energy and enthusiasm were always held in high esteem by her associates.