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Retro Baltimore Trivia: College of Notre Dame of Maryland was the first U.S. Catholic women's college to offer what?

Retro Baltimore Trivia: College of Notre Dame of Maryland was the first U.S. Catholic women's college to offer what?
The first graduating class of the College of Notre Dame of Maryland. (Baltimore Sun files)

Readers: Think you know your Baltimore? Try answering our weekly trivia question. Some weeks will be ridiculously easy, some weeks a bit more challenging. Here’s last week’s trivia:

QUESTION: The College of Notre Dame of Maryland (now Notre Dame of Maryland University), founded in 1895, had the distinction of being the first Catholic women's college in the country to offer what?

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ANSWER: It was the first Catholic college for women in the United States to award a four-year baccalaureate (aka bachelor’s) degree.

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