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Peyton S Hutchison

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Born Mar 24, 1925





Personal Data

Born in Detroit, MI; son of Gladys Palace Smith and Harry Greene; married Betty L Sweeney; children: Peyton Jr, Allison Leigh & Jonathan Alan. 




Wayne State University, BS, Education, 1950, MEd, 1955; Northern Illinois University 1969; Michigan State University, PhD 1975. 





Teacher Detroit Public Schools, Administrative Assistant 1966-1973, Assistant Principal, 1964-1965; City College Chicago, Supervising Director, 1973-1975; Chicago Urban Skills Instructor, Vice President 1974-1975, President, 1975-1984, Executive Dean; Roosevelt University, Adjunct Professor, 1984-1994; Hutchison Association (consulting business) currently; Richard J. Daly College, Executive Dean/Director; Knoxville College, Interim President. 


Awards and Honors

President, Phi Delta Kappa, Wayne State University, 1963; Mott Doctoral Fellow, Charles Stewart Mott Foundation,1968; Carl Sandburg Award, Friends Chicago Public Library, 1984; Community Service Award, University Chicago International Kiwanis 1985; Phi Kappa Phi National Honor Society; Phi Beta Sigma Honor Society, Listed in Who’s Who in American Education & Who’s Who in Black America; Hall of Fame, American Association Adult/Continuing Education 



Membership-Professional Organizations

Detroit Public Schools, 1950-1954; Director, Green Pastures Camp Detroit Urban League 1959-1965; Assistant Principal, Detroit Public Schools, 1964-1965; Material Development Supervisor Detroit Public Schools, 1965-1967; Senior Level Research Associate, Michigan State University, 1968-1969; Chairman, Board of Directors, Classic Chorales Incorporated, 1983-; Chairman, College University Unit American Association of Adult Continuing Education, 1983-; Trustee, Knoxville College, 1984-; Member Alpha Phi Alpha; Division Dir, President, 1992-1993, American Association of Adult/Continuing Education; Executive Committee, American Cancer Society.



United Negro College Fund: 50 Years and Going Strong


Black Enterprise - ‎Vol. 25, No. 2 - ‎Magazine - ‎


Black Enterprise - Volume 25, Issues 1-6 - Page 98





Professional Interest Areas



Major Contributions to Adult Education



Additional Resources



Photo Gallery

Betty and Peyton Hutchison     

Betty and Peyton Hutchison 










Interesting Facts

Military Service: Sergeant 1944-1946. 

Fun article about Retired Educators Betty and Peyton Hutchison Seek ‘Quiet’ of Mackinac Island



"Hutchison, Dr. Peyton S." Who's Who Among African Americans. 2009. Retrieved July 10, 2015 from Encyclopedia.com: http://www.encyclopedia.com/article-1G2-2509909084/hutchison-dr-peyton-s.html







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