Honorary Degrees & Special Awards Committee


 

Charge and Composition:

The committee consists of six members elected by the voting faculty to staggered three-year terms. The secretary of the faculty is a member of the committee ex officio. The committee considers nominations from the faculty for (1) Honorary Degrees, awarded at Commencement each May; (2) Distinguished Alumnus and Alumna Awards, presented each University Day, 12 October; (3) the Thomas Jefferson Award; and (4) the O. Max Gardner Award. Nominees for Honorary Degrees and Distinguished Alumnus and Alumna Awards are recommended for approval to the Faculty Council and the Board of Trustees. The chancellor presents the nominee for the Gardner Award to the Board of Governors.

Roster:

 

Name

Department

Term Expires

Joseph S. Pagano, Chair

Medicine

1999

Laurence G. Avery

English

2000

Anne M. Dellinger

Institute of Government

2001

Joseph Ferrell (ex officio)

Secretary of the Faculty

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Susan A. Klebanow

Music

1999

Barbara B. Moran

Information & Library Sciences

2000

Frank C. Wilson Jr.

Orthopedic Surgery

2001

 

 
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Last modified: December 16, 1997