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William Prentice DEARING

William Prentice DEARING, American Presi dent, Oakland City College.


  • DEARING, William Prentice was born on September 30, 1874 in Pike Company, Indiana, United States. Son of J.B.T. and Bettie A. (Selby) Dearing.

  • Education

    • Oakland City College, Bachelor of Arts. University of Chicago. Franklin College, Doctor of Laws.

      Northern Baptist Theological Seminary of Chicago, Doctor of Divinity.


    • Indiana President, Indiana State Teachers Association, 1925-1926. Member, Indiana State Library and Historical Board, since 1925. V.- President, Indiana World Peace Society.

      President, Oakland City College, since 1903.


    • Spouse May Cockrum, January 1, 1896, Oakland.
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    Born September 30, 1874