Roger W. Heyns

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Roger W. Heyns (1918–1995) was an American professor and academic who served as chancellor of the University of California.


He was born in Iowa in 1918.[1]

He died in 1995.[1]


He received his A.B. degree from Calvin College in 1940 and his M.A. and Ph.D. in psychology from the University of Michigan.[2]


He was the chancellor of UC Berkeley from 1965 to 1971.[1]

In 1968, he became involved in the turmoil of Berkeley's Free Speech Movement.[1]

He also served as president of the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation.[3]


  1. ^ a b c d "Roger W. Heyns, 77, Head of Berkeley in the 60's -". Retrieved 2017-03-04.
  2. ^ "Days of Cal | Roger W. Heyns". Retrieved 2017-03-04.
  3. ^ "Obituaries : Roger W. Heyns; Chancellor of UC Berkeley in Turbulent 1960s - latimes". Retrieved 2017-03-04.

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