Eugene S. Wilson, L.H.D., Amherst's retiring dean of admissions and long the nation's top scholar of that art.
John H. Chafee, D.P.S., Secretary of the Navy.
Howard K. Smith, LL.D., TV newscaster-anchor man. Intelligent dedication to reason, couth, justice and freedom is infinitely more convincing than preening postures of passion.
Andrew Cordier, D.C.L., former president of Columbia University.
Matthew Meselson, Sc.D., molecular biologist, Harvard professor and opponent of biological warfare. As a founder of modern genetics and social conscience for those who advance scientific knowledge, you have demonstrated the power of sustained effort to assure that the science of life...