Rodman Lehman, who had graduated cum laude from Rollins College in 1929, worked on a master's degree at Bates College (Lewiston, Me.) during the summers of 1938 and 1939. Bates did not grant degrees at the end of summer school. At the commencement exercises on June 3, 1940, Rollins College conferred, on behalf of Bates College, the master's degree in Secondary Education Administration on Rodman Lehman, principal of the Winter Park Junior-Senior High School. From left to right: Winslow Aderson, Dr. Amos Hovey (Professor of History at Bates), Rodman Lehman, and Rollins College president Hamilton Holt.