Fallbrook's Baumgart enters Southwestern College Hall of Fame
Last updated 5/3/2007 at Noon
WINFIELD, KS — Southwestern College (SC) inducted three new members in its Educators Hall of Fame Saturday, April 14. The ceremony took place in the SC Memorial Library conference room. The new inductees included Elizabeth Baumgart of Fallbrook.
Elizabeth Baumgart, SC Class of 1960, entered Southwestern College expecting to study for an education in ministry but was instead equipped for what became a ministry in education. As a young teacher in Harlem, she experienced firsthand society’s abandonment of children. Later, in Los Angeles, she became principal of a troubled school in Watts....