Court Stands in Way of Dreams to Be Deep Springs' Pioneer Women

Deep Springs College

Students and staff members at Deep Springs College round up cattle. The two-year college, which has 26 students, had invited women to apply for next fall's class, but a court ruling last week blocked its plans to go coed.
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Although Deep Springs College, a 26-student institution on a cattle and alfalfa ranch in California, is notoriously selective, more than 100 of its applicants this year were vexed by the news last week that they wouldn't get in. It wasn't bad grades...

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