Y (Years, Class to Years, Plural)
Marietta College is one of 10 member institutions. Spell out on first reference.
years, alumni class designation
No comma before or after the year, but include a space between the name and the year.
(Ex: "John Doe '89 is the new administrator.")
Print the words the reader should be reading, such as "from," "to," "between," and "and."
(Ex: "The students have enjoyed Doo Dah Day from 1978 to 2006.") In other uses, such
as headlines and lists, use all four digits followed by a hyphen, plus just two digits if the
century remains the same. (Ex: 1960-71; 1994-2001; 2005-06 school year)
1970s or the '70s (no possessive apostrophe).
Glossary for this Letter