- Dr. Herman L. Frick, superintendent of Winthrop Training School, was named Director of Teacher Education and Graduate Study at Winthrop in October 1946
- Dr. Frick worked at Winthrop from 1941 to 1949 except for 1944-1946 when he served as a lieutenant in the United States Navy.
Winthrop News Service, "Dr. Herman L. Frick Promotion" (1946). Winthrop News 1946. 35.