Honorary Degrees
1918 - Present

Ivan Lee Holt 
Doctor of Laws  1957
Status: conferred

Academic son of Vanderbilt and Chicago, interpreter of Judaism and eloquent preacher of Christianity. A teacher, author, pastor, Bishop, international leader of Methodism. A part of this University from its opening day, he helped create and maintain its scholastic standards and traditions, as Chairman of the Theological Faculty, Professor of Hebrew and Old Testament Interpretation, Chaplain of the University, and then as Trustee.