Williamsburg (AP) - Professor Dudley W. Woodbridge became acting dean of the department of jurisprudence at the College of William and Mary yesterday and will serve in that capacity during the leave of absence of Dean Theodore Cox for service in the United States Army.

Professor Woodbridge, who holds the degrees of A.B. and J.D. from the University of Illinois where he was a student editor of the Illinois Law Review, became a member of the William and Mary faculty in 1927. He became associate professor in 1928 and professor of jurisprudence in 1932.

He is a member of the Virginia Bar Association, the American Bar Association, the Order of the Coif, the American Association of University Professors, and Omicron Delta Kappa. He served in France in the AEF in 1918-19.

He will continue as military adviser and chairman of the military service advisory committee and as chairman of the subcommittee on placement of the committee on student personnel.


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Richmond Times-Dispatch at 5 (November 14, 1942)