Honoree

Wesley J. Lyda

AWARDS

School of Education Distinguished Alumni Award (1984)
School of Education
Ph.D. 1943

BIOGRAPHY

Wesley J. Lyda, a 1943 alum, received the School of Education Distinguished Alumni Award in 1984. He was a professor of secondary education and the first director of the Afro-American Studies Center at Indiana State University, where he taught from 1968 to 1980.