About Huntingdon


2013–2014 Cultural and Community Events

 The 2014 Baccalaureate Service will be held at 5:00 p.m., Friday, May 16 

Graduation Information (Saturday, May 17, 2014)

Dr. John R. Williams

Jones Professor of History and Ethics, Retired

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  • Ph.D., Auburn University, Dissertation: “Maritime Justice in Colonial Georgia”
  • M.A., Auburn University, Thesis: “The Theology of William Tyndale”
  • B.A., History and English, Belhaven College


  • Exemplary Teacher Award, Huntingdon College, 2000
Publications & Presentations
  • “Frontier Evangelist: The Journal of Henry Bryson,” Alabama Historical Quarterly, vol. XLII, nos. 1 & 2.
  • “The Strange Case of Dr. Franklin and Mr. Whitefield,” Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography, vol. CII, no. 4.
  • “The Invasion of Western Europe in 1944,” Belhaven College. 8 November 1989.
  • “D-Day and the Normandy Campaign,” Symposium on the European Theater in World War II; Jackson, Miss. 5 April 1994.
  • “Pearl Harbor,” Symposium on the Pacific Theater in World War II; Jackson, Miss. 4 April 1995.

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