honorary degree

Oprah Winfrey wearing cap and gown at ceremony where she received honorary degree from Harvard during commencement ceremonies, Cambridge, Massachusetts. (AP Photo)

Winfrey to speak at Harvard commencement exercises

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Media mogul Oprah Winfrey is the featured speaker during afternoon exercises at Harvard University’s commencement. Harvard’s 362nd commencement begins Thursday morning with the annual conferring of degrees and honorary degrees. Winfrey […]


Japanese-American WWII students sought

The University of Southern California has joined the Nisei College Diploma Project to track down surviving Japanese-American students and grant them honorary degrees. The students’ college careers were interrupted when they were sent to World […]