Purdue University has honored Brother Rusty Nichols ’63 for his contributions to education and more than 20 years as President of Hanover College. At the 2007 Wabash Commencement, he was awarded an honorary Doctor of Laws degree.
Nichols earned his bachelor’s from Wabash and was a key member of the Little Giant basketball team. He went on to earn his maters and doctorate at Purdue. See the Purdue University story here.