Girton sentence example
- In 1873, she was elected a life governor of University College, London, and in 1882 became secretary of Girton College, Cambridge, retiring in 1904.
- In 1869 Emily Shirreff was for a short time honorary mistress of Girton College, and she served for many years on the council of that institution and of the Girls' Public Day School Company.
- While at Girton she was threatened with expulsion after she had another woman staying in her rooms.
- The proposed site would cover acres of green belt land close to Girton, a village on the northern outskirts of Cambridge.