DWU history written by one of its own
Published 10/01/2010, The Daily Republic
There could be few if any better candidates to tell the story of Dakota Wesleyan University than Jim McLaird.
McLaird, a DWU history professor emeritus and 1962 graduate who still resides in Mitchell, is the author of “The Dakota Wesleyan University Memory Book, 1885-2010.”
“It helped in some sense,” he said of his ties to the college. “I was very familiar with the subject matter. But it was tough to be objective.”