Widney, who helped secure donations from several key figures in early Los Angeles history: a Protestant nurseryman, Ozro Childs, an Irish Catholic former-Governor, John Gately Downey, and a German Jewish banker, Isaias W. The three donated 308 lots of land to establish the campus and provided the necessary seed money for the construction of the first buildings.Originally operated in affiliation with the Methodist Church, the school mandated from the start that "no student would be denied admission because of race." The university is no longer affiliated with any church, having severed formal ties in 1952.As their finances continue on a downward spiral, they face ongoing troubles with their new rental, but this doesn't stop Lynne from getting a face-lift for herself or rewarding wild teenage behavior by buying a nose job and a 00 designer purse for Raquel.
The laid-back Curtins can't help but go easy on their girls, so they turn to a professional life coach who specializes in teenage behavior.
This season, Lynne also finds a more assertive voice when dealing with the other Housewives and strikes up a close friendship with Tamra Barney.
Of the original housewives, Bryant and De La Rosa left after the first and second seasons, respectively, while Peterson stopped filming during production of the fourth season and Keough left after the sixth season commenced.
The remaining housewives joined in later seasons: Barney (now Judge) in the third, Mc Laughlin in the eighth before returning in the twelfth, Beador in the ninth, Edmonds in the tenth, Dodd in the eleventh, and Sulahian in the twelfth.
She is married to Frank, 52, and they have two teenage daughters, Raquel, 19, and Alexa, 16.
At the start of this season, Lynne is excited for her newfound independence as she strikes out on her own as a jewelry entrepreneur and develops her cuff line.Members of the sports teams, the Trojans, have won 102 NCAA team championships, ranking them third in the nation, and 378 NCAA individual championships, ranking them second in the nation.The University of Southern California was founded following the efforts of Judge Robert M.The series originally focused on Kimberly Bryant, Jo De La Rosa, Vicki Gunvalson, Jeana Keough, and Lauri Waring (now Peterson).The current line-up consists of Gunvalson, Tamra Judge, Lydia Mc Laughlin, Shannon Beador, Meghan King Edmonds, Kelly Dodd and Peggy Sulahian.On the other hand, her husband Frank's construction business has screeched to a halt in a troubled economy.