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Which do we value most highly.
Waiting for their cue.
Have you put in your winter's coal yet? So have we.
Where he can be kept out of mischief?
Honorary Degree Nomination
The three-page nomination submitted by John Willey, Vice President for Institutional Advancement at Drake University, to recognize centenarian and Drake graduate, Emma Verona Calhoun Johnston.
Centenarian studied at Drake
Feature article about Drake graduate and centenarian, Verona Johnston, appearing in the Alumni News section of the Drake University publication, "Update" (Spring 2004 issue).
Drake University Proclamation
Special Drake University proclamation awarded to Verona Johnston, Drake graduate and oldest living American.
Drake celebrates alumna's 114th birthday
Article appearing in Drake University's newsletter for Faculty and Staff, "On Campus", about Drake graduate and centenarian, Verona Johnston. A photograph of Verona and Vice President for Institutional Advancement, John Willey, accompanies the…
Photograph of the Drake University Latin Club. Emma Verona Calhoun (Johnston) is second from left, to row.
Photograph of Emma Verona Calhoun Johnston during her 114th birthday celebration in Columbus, Ohio, August 2004, receiving a Drake blanket from the University as a gift.