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Robert Khayat

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Education of a Lifetime
Education of a Lifetime
(Robert Khayat)

Chancellor - Univ. of Mississippi

Robert Khayat is a former college football All-Star, All-Pro kicker for the Washington Redskins, law professor, and president of the NCAA Foundation. He holds degrees from Ole Miss and Yale, and was an Academic All-American football and baseball player while at Ole Miss. He has received the NFL Lifetime Achievement Award, as well as the National Football Foundation Distinguished American Award.

Dr. Khayat served as the fifteenth chancellor of the University of Mississippi from 1995 until 2009 and recalls that time in his book, Education of a Lifetime.