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Yesterday Chris Tarrant received an honorary doctorate from Aston University in Birmingham, while TV newsreader Moira Stuart received the doctor honoris causa from the University of Edinburgh.
Epstein, author of "Why We Are Still Losing the Winnable Cancer War" (in the January/ February 2005 Humanist), was honored on June 10 by the Albert Schweitzer World Academy of Medicine with the 2005 Albert Schweitzer Golden Grand Medal for Humanitarianism, the degree of Doctor Honoris Causa in Humanities, and honorary membership in the Polish Academy of Medicine "for his longstanding and pioneering international contributions to cancer prevention.
The millionaire writer, who lives in the city with her new husband and two children, will collect one of the university's highest accolades, the degree of doctor honoris causa in early July.
Parker Legal Services Award, Connecticut Bar Association, 1983; Honorary Member, American Psychoanalytic Association, 1984; Doctor Honoris Causa, Faculty of Law, Goethe University, 1985; Special Achievement Award, New Haven Legal Assistance Association, 1989; Philippe Pinel Award, International Academy of Law and Mental Health, XIVth Congress, Toronto, 1990.
He was awarded the title of Doctor Honoris Causa from the University of Beer Sheva (Israel) and from the Israel Institute of Technology (Technion).
Irina Bokova has received doctor honoris causa from many prestigious universities across the world.
The Albanian president visited Debar where he was declared an honorable citizen of the municipality and was conferred the title of Doctor Honoris Causa at the State Tetovo University.
But he joked that he might need to go back to the classroom to understand the latin on his Doctor Honoris Causa degree scroll.
17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The University of Leuven (KU Leuven), upon recommendation of the Faculty of Bioscience Engineering, is conferring the degree of doctor honoris causa upon Ms.
The Gazprom CEO is also expected to be made doctor honoris causa of the University of Architecture, Civil Engineering and Geodesy, for his contribution to the "good and mutually beneficial relations between Bulgaria and Russia".
The occasion will be used to pronounce him a doctor honoris causa at the University for Audiovisual Arts ESRA Paris-Skopje-New York.
JK received the degree of Doctor Honoris Causa - the highest the university can bestow on an honorary graduate at Edinburgh's McEwan Hall.
He has been decorated by different South American countries and received Doctor Honoris Causa degrees from the Federal University of Vicosa in Brazil in 1998 and from the Mexican Academy of International Law in 2001.
The Inter-American University of Humanistic Sciences of Buenos Aires granted the First Lady a Doctor Honoris Causa.
He also delivered a lecture at the TOBB University of Economics and Technology in Ankara, entitled "The Millet System of the Ottoman Empire: Forgotten History or a Recipe for the Future," on which occasion he was also awarded the title of Doctor Honoris Causa of this distinguished university.