Friant House

Maple Hall

Floor Plans

Rooms 300-305,328-332
Rooms 306-311,323-327
Rooms 312-316,317-322

House Details

Floor #: 3
Gender: Male
Capacity: 62
Room #s: 300-332
A/C: Yes
Bed Type: Lofted
Floor Type: Carpet
Room Types: Doubles, 3-person Suites
Room Size: Doubles - 15' x 11' 10" Suites - 15' x 11' 10" & second room 8' x 11' 5"
Window Size:
Ceiling Height: 8'0"

House History

FRIANT, Regina J. (1891-1948) received a Ph.D. (1923) and an M.A. from the University of Chicago. She joined the Iowa State staff in 1923. Before coming to Iowa State she taught at Southwest Missouri State Teachers College and was state supervisor in Missouri. She was associate professor of home economics education at the time of her death in 1948. Her influence was felt in many states through her philosophy basic to the course she taught in the technique of supervision. She was the co-author of a series of books known as Guide to the Teaching of Home Economics.