Boyd, Prudence (1925-2005)

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Daughter of Douglas and Eina (née Pennicott) Boyd, Prue Boyd was educated at Clyde School, Woodend, Victoria. In 1947 she completed a Bachelor of Laws at the University of Melbourne, and was married to Kenneth Myer that same year. The couple were to have five children: four sons and one daughter, Joanna Baevski (q.v.). Prue Boyd and Kenneth Myer were divorced in 1977. A council member of St Hilda's College (University of Melbourne) from 1964 until 1971, Prue obtained her Diploma of Education from Monash University in 1972 and became a tutor at the Council of Education in Melbourne. In 1977 she was appointed as a Director of the Australian Institute of Political Science, and in 1981 was awarded her Master of Laws degree by Monash University. A member of the Lyceum Club (Melbourne), Prue Boyd's interests include international affairs - especially Third World development, federalism and the Australian Constitution. She enjoys music, reading, films and theatre.

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  1. Who's who of Australian women
    Lofthouse, Andrea
    [1982]
    Published: Methuen Australia

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    Illawarra Mercury (Wollongong, NSW : 1856 - 1950) Friday 12 December 1862 p 2 Article
    ... ' - ? ??Thomas -Bo'yd: Watt1 enjoyed the advantage of a Superior education iu'a Presbyterian College of Ireland ... juris, prudence furnishes' so many and such marvellous examples. We are obliged to acknowledge that in ... 1791 words
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  2. DESTRUCTION of the BOYD.
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  2. Take-along knitting : 20+ easy portable projects from your favorite authors : with patterns by Stefanie Japel, Prudence Mapstone, Hannah Fettig and more
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