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26 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).

Wednesday, March 26, 201451DNth degrees?Alex Vratsanos
Sunday, June 23, 201314AUpper-tier academicsPatrick Berry
Sunday, January 1, 20121AMany college profs (3)Patrick Berry
Wednesday, July 6, 20111ADegrees of excellence?Peter Collins
Thursday, June 16, 201132DPursuits of some candidates, for shortDavid Steinberg
Saturday, February 5, 201121DMany academics, for shortMark Diehl
Tuesday, December 7, 201057DDegs. for many profsAndrea Carla Michaels and Kent Clayton
Monday, April 12, 201048DHighest degrees (2)Ian Livengood
Monday, June 30, 20081DGrad school achievementsLynn Lempel
Tuesday, May 20, 20081DProfs' degs.Billie Truitt
Tuesday, April 15, 200863DAdvanced degs.Ken Bessette
Monday, January 14, 20086DAcademics' degreesRobert Dillman
Tuesday, July 24, 200722DMany profs.Bruce Adams
Sunday, October 8, 200680DMany college profs (3)Fred Piscop
Monday, April 3, 200657DProfs have themLynn Lempel
Thursday, June 9, 200548AGoals of some candidates, for shortDavid J. Kahn
Tuesday, April 12, 200538DHighest degrees (2)Nancy Salomon
Friday, March 15, 200243AMaster's superiors?Brendan Emmett Quigley
Wednesday, September 6, 200056DThesis pennersMatt Gaffney
Friday, December 31, 199947AProfessors' degs.Peter Gordon
Monday, November 15, 19991DHigh degrees?Nick Grivas
Sunday, December 20, 1998101DAcademic typesFrances Hansen
Sunday, April 16, 1995107DMany college profs. (3)Matt Gaffney
Sunday, December 25, 199419DThird degreesRandolph Ross
Sunday, November 13, 199444DSome scholars, for shortFrank A. Longo
Monday, July 4, 199448DThird degrees, usuallyJoel Davajan

1 result for PHDS from Variety puzzles.

December 31, 2006diagramless18DThird degreesPaula Gamache

13 results for PHDS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Saturday, September 26, 199250DUniv. third degreesTap OsbornMaleska
Wednesday, December 9, 198134AWhat many profs areBraunMaleska
Sunday, April 18, 197691AGraduate degreesHume R. CraftWeng
Sunday, September 21, 197597AGraduate degreesBill HartmanWeng
Wednesday, October 15, 19691DAdvanced degrees.UnknownWeng
Saturday, May 27, 196755AAdvanced degrees.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Wednesday, November 16, 19665ADegrees.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, March 28, 196537AMen of high degree.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, October 18, 1964125DCertain scholars.Hume R. CraftFarrar
Thursday, July 2, 196453DCertain doctors.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, April 12, 19645AAdvanced students.Mary GrowFarrar
Sunday, November 11, 1962130DDegrees.Will C. WengFarrar
Wednesday, June 24, 195931DMen of high degree.Norton RhoadesFarrar