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Beverly Brooks Floe ’46

Beverly Brooks Floe ’46, an adventurous spirit who traveled the world—and battled saltwater crocodiles—as a freelance journalist in the 1940s before later becoming an editor of the MIT Press, died Jan. 1, 2018.

Deeply independent and intellectually curious, Beverly was a fierce advocate for the arts, archaeological research, and excellence in education, particularly for women.

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