James Hickerson III, of Jeffersonville, Indiana, studied sociology and was a member of Beta Theta Pi. He played football and track for four years.
- In a 2016 interview, he describes Hanover as "a very special place. . . . I always felt like I was at home, and I was free to be myself."
- A 2018 news release describes his career with the Indiana State Police and his return to campus in 2011 as director of campus safety.
See also Hanover College, Revonah, 1978 (yearbook), available at Duggan Library, Hanover College (Hanover, Ind.).