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The Board of Trustees

Lincoln University, PA

RESOLUTION 259
February 10, 2007


2007 HONORARY DEGREE RECIPIENTS                                      RES259_021007

 

 

WHEREAS, Article VI, Section 11, of the Lincoln University By-laws (amended April 2006) sets forth the functions of the Committee on Trustees, Degrees, and Nominations; and

 WHEREAS, After Faculty input as required by the University By-laws, the Committee on Trustees, Degrees, and Nominations has made its recommendation for the award of honorary degrees to be awarded at the May 2007 Commencement exercises; now therefore be it

 RESOLVED, That the Board of Trustees hereby approves the recommendation of the Committee on Trustees, Degrees, and Nominations for the award of Doctor of Science, honoris causa, to Benjamin Carson, M.D.; and further

 RESOLVED, That the Board of Trustees hereby approves the recommendation of the Committee on Trustees, Degrees, and Nominations for the award of Doctor of Laws, honoris causa, to Mr. Bruce S. Gordon; and further

 RESOLVED, That the Board of Trustees hereby approves the recommendation of the Committee on Trustees, Degrees, and Nominations for the award of Doctor of Laws, honoris causa, to Dr. N. Joyce Payne; and further

 RESOLVED, That the Board of Trustees hereby approves the recommendation of the Committee on Trustees, Degrees, and Nominations for the award of Doctor of Humane Letters, honoris causa, to The Reverend Dr. James A. Scott, ‘52; and further

 RESOLVED, That the Board of Trustees hereby approves the recommendation of the Committee on Trustees, Degrees, and Nominations for the award of Doctor of Humane Letters, honoris causa, to The Reverend Dr. Jeremiah A. Wright, Jr.

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