A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

DEAN

Wed, 22 Sep '21
Chair's superior
Mon, 20 Sep '21
College official
Sun, 4 Jul '21
"MacGyver" actor Richard ___ Anderson
Sun, 27 Jun '21
Campus leader
Sun, 2 May '21
School administrator
Mon, 5 Apr '21
College faculty head