Stanley Warren


School of Education Distinguished Alumni Award (2014)
Indiana University Bloomington
EdS '71, EdD '73


Stanley Warren, who earned an Ed.S. in 1971 and an Ed.D. in 1973, is the retired dean of academic affairs and professor of education at DePauw University and the former associate dean and director of black studies. Warren is the author of several books, including "Black America Represented on United States Postage Stamps"; "Crispus Attucks High School: Hail to the Green, Hail to the Gold"; "The Senate Avenue YMCA for African American Men and Boys"; and "High Five: African American Institutions That Have Strengthened the Indianapolis Community." Warren has written more than 100 journal, magazine and newspaper articles. He continues to write, consult, and speak on contemporary education issues and African American history.

Warren is a Carnegie Fellow, John Fellow, Lilly Fellow and National Endowment for the Humanities Fellow. He was a Gov. Evan Bayh appointee to the State Student Assistance Commission, has earned a Distinguished Alumnus award from the University of Indianapolis and is an inductee into the Indianapolis Public Schools Hall of Fame. Warren has been a board member of the Indiana Historical Society, board member of the Historic Landmarks Foundation and chair of its African American Landmarks Committee, board member of the Crispus Attucks Museum, life member of Indiana University Alumni Association, board member of the University of Indianapolis Alumni Association and member of 100 Black Men of Indianapolis.