There's a reason Doane is listed in the top ten college arboretums in the United States, and anyone who visits campus understands. The Doane forest knows many secrets, has lived through so much history and continues to grow around as more and more students enter it's terrain.
So it isn't shocking that when alumni come back and take a tour of campus, they come across things they never noticed before. Barb Daro-Ingerwersen, '80, was able to go on an extensive tour of Doane with Tiger on Tour, Cassandra Kennedy.
She was able to walk up to the floor she lived on in Frees Hall. She was able to see the new buildings that changed the landscape from what it was when she went. And she was able to experience the forest again.
One of the reasons Barb chose to come to Doane was because of the beautiful campus she experienced when she came on a visit for a speech competition. Sold by this and that her cousin went to Doane, she embarked on her journey with the school, with her main goal of getting a degree.Continue Reading