Hugh Ayer (1924 - 2014) | University of North Texas Special Collections
Name: Hugh Ayer (1924 - 2014)
Historical Note: Dr. Hugh Ayer was born on March 8, 1924. Dr. Ayer graduated from Calhoun, Kentucky High School in 1942. He received his Bachelor's degree in 1948 from Western Kentucky University. His Master's and PhD (1950 and 1957) were earned at Indiana University. Ayer was a history professor at Culver Military Academy from 1952-1958. Afterwards he came to NTSU and taught history from 1958-1990. Ayer was also a Chairman of the Division of Social Science and Associate Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences. Dr. Hugh Ayer passed away on July 14, 2014.