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Name: William Setchel Learned, PhD, LL.D
Convocation date: May 8, 1936
Discipline / contribution: education
Citation / biographical information:
The Committee [on Honorary Degrees] unanimously recommend and the University Council unanimously approve that the degree of Doctor of Laws honoris causa be conferred upon:Degree received: Doctor of Laws
William Setchel Learned, PhD, LL.D, in recognition of his eminent services to Education, more particularly Higher Education in America.
[Senate minutes, 7 May 1936]
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