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Douglas Trout '52 is New President of Tusculum College

Douglas Trout '52 is New President of Tusculum College

September 1, 1965

100368September 1, 1965, Greencastle, Ind. — Douglas G. Trout, a 1952 graduate of DePauw University, today assumed the presidency of Tusculum College in Greeneville, Tennessee. Tusculum is a four-year coeducational school with an enrollment of 500 undergraduates.  Affiliated with the United Presbyterian Church, USA, it was founded in 1794, making it the oldest four-year college west of the Alleghenies still in existence.

Dr. Trout previously served as pastor of the First Presbyterian Church in Marshall, Michigan.  Prior to that he was minister of education at the Arlington Heights (Illinois) Presbyterian Church.

A geology major at DePauw, Trout earned a Bachelor of Divinity degree from McCormick Theological Seminary and a Ph.D. from Michigan State University.