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William J. Sasnett

President of Auburn University

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William Jeremiah Sasnett was an American educator and was the first President of East Alabama Mens College, now known as Auburn University, from 1858 to 1861.Biography William J. Sasnett was a graduate of Oglethorpe University in Atlanta, Georgia. He served as a Methodist clergyman. He was a Professor at Oxford College, now known as Emory University. He became the first President of East Alabama Mens College, now known as Auburn University, from 1858 to 1861.

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Emory University

Private research university in Atlanta, Georgia, United States

Oglethorpe University

Private liberal arts college in Brookhaven, GA, USA