Dickinson Alumnus, May 1950

Selected Highlights from this Issue: 
  • The College published a collection of historical essays titled Bulwark of Liberty in honor of of Boyd Lee Spahr (class of 1900).
  • Dr. Whitfield J. Bell Jr. was promoted to the rank of professor and installed as the first occupant of the newly-endowed Boyd Lee Spahr chair of American History.
  • Rev. Dr. Rowland R. Lehman (class of 1923) became assistant to the president of the college.
  • A new chapel opened on the first floor of Old West.
  • Reviewers praised Rev. Kenneth Clinton's (class of 1937) new book, Let's Read the Bible.
  • Trustee Boyd Lee Spahr (class of 1900) provided funding for the addition of a cupola on the new South College.
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