- Hillam, Ray C. (Creator, Person)
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Ray Cole Hillam was born in July 25, 1928 in Carlin, Nevada to James and Mabel (formerly Cole) Hillam. He served a mission to Sweden from November 1948 to July 1951. He earned a Bachelor's degree in Political Science at the University of Utah in 1954. In 1956 he was married to Carolyn Sanders. Ray received an MA degree from George Washington University and a PhD in Political Science from American University. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War, spending his time in Tokyo, Japan as an intelligence analyst.
In 1960 Ray joined the political science faculty at Brigham Young University where he taught for 33 years. He assisted in the establishment of the International Relations program and the David M. Kennedy Center for International Studies. He served as chairman of the Political Science Department. He was the recipient of three Fulbright Scholar Awards to Vietnam, Taiwan and Beijing, China. He died on August 10, 2009.
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- Academic freedom -- Utah -- Provo -- History
- Brigham Young University
- Brigham Young University -- Faculty
- Constitutional law -- Religious aspects
- David M. Kennedy Center for International Studies
- International Relations
- Politics, Government, and Law
- War -- Moral and ethical aspects
- War -- Psychological aspects
- Register of Ray C. Hillam papers
- Cynthia Ann Smith
- 2008 December
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- 2010 June 23: Edited for DACS compliance by Geoff McLaughlin.
- 2015 June 12: Addendum added; Erin Owens.