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John Chandler, President Emeritus, Williams College

  • Aired: 05/04/2012
  • 26:46
  • Rating: NR
John W. Chandler became president of Williams College on July 1, 1973. Chandler was born in Mars Hill, N.C. on Sept. 5,1923. He attended Wake Forest College, where he was a member of Phi Beta Kappa and received his B.A. in 1945. He received a B.D. from Duke University in 1952 and earned his Ph.D., also from Duke, in 1954.
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