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Leroy Searle is Named First Hanauer Honors Professor

Nov 20, 2008

In 2007, Northwest Businessman Jerry Hanauer established an endowment in the College of Arts and Sciences in honor of his son, Joff Hanauer. Among other things, this endowment provides for a Joff Hanauer Honors Professorship in Western Civilization. The Hanauer Professor, a distinguished faculty member whose research and teaching pertains to Western Civilization, will teach a class annually on a topic related to Western Civilization and participate in the life of the Honors Program, including serving on the Honors Faculty Council and being regularly available to students.

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