Posts tagged: honorary degree - Diverse

St. Lawrence University Alumni and Faculty ask Officials to Rescind Collins’ Honorary Degree

by | October 16, 2018 As a result of Sen. Susan Collins R-Maine voting to confirm Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanau Read more

School Officials Recommend Revoking Cosby’s Honorary Degree

by Associated Press | May 10, 2018
COLLEGE PARK, Md. — Officials with the University of Maryland, College Park, have recommended [...] Read more

University of Rochester to Give Frederick Douglass Honorary Degree Posthumously

by | May 9, 2018
Frederick Douglass — the former Maryland slave who later emerged as a prominent abolitionist [...] Read more

Yale Rescinds Honorary Degree It Awarded Bill Cosby

by Associated Press | May 2, 2018
NEW HAVEN, Conn. – Yale is rescinding the honorary degree it awarded Bill Cosby, joining [...] Read more

Cosby Conviction Dismantles Legacy, Dismays Scholars

by | April 26, 2018
Bill Cosby used his power and influence to elevate African-Americans on television in the 1980s [...] Read more

Ohio State Revokes Bill Cosby’s Honorary Degree Amid Retrial

by Associated Press | April 9, 2018
COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio State University has revoked an honorary degree awarded to Bill Cosby w [...] Read more

University Overrules Staff Vote to Revoke Trump’s Degree

by Associated Press | March 4, 2018
BETHLEHEM, Pa. — Lehigh University’s board of trustees will not revoke President Donald [...] Read more

UPenn Scrubs Wynn Name, Rescinds His and Cosby’s Degrees

by Associated Press | February 1, 2018
PHILADELPHIA — The University of Pennsylvania announced Thursday that it will remove casino [...] Read more

Pennsylvania Professors Want to Revoke Trump Honorary Degree

by Associated Press | August 22, 2017
BETHLEHEM, Pa. — Professors at Lehigh University in Pennsylvania have come out in support of [...] Read more

University of Missouri Might Revoke Cosby’s Honorary Degree

by Associated Press | June 21, 2017
COLUMBIA, Mo. — University of Missouri System President Mun Choi wants the university to resc [...] Read more