Education: Kudos, Jun. 23, 1952

Beloit College

Lawrence Kimpton, Chancellor of the University of Chicago ............D.Sc.

Citation: "Bachelor of the art of good humor, master of the art of friendship, and—comparative academic rarity—doctor of philosophy in philosophy . . . manager of supposedly unmanageable atomic scientists, developer of allegedly undeveloped funds, and notably independent leader of a leading and notably independent university; you are now the principal legatee of the rich traditions of Harper and Hutchins, whom you necessarily succeed but do not necessarily follow . . ."

Catholic University of America

Mother Elizabeth Britt, R.S.C.J., founder of the first Catholic college for women in Japan ............Ed.D.

Señor Don José Félix...

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