Honorary Degrees
1918 - Present

Jonh  E. Hickman 
Doctor of Civil Law  1961
Status: conferred

Educational statesman whose philanthropy and leadership have benefited intuitions of learning and research over this nation; dedicated civic leader of the city he now serves as mayor; brilliant and pioneering industrial leader of international reputation; his humane values and integrity have brought wisdom to the many problems of society, business, and education in an age of explosive technological growth.