Thomas L. Friedman

By Maria on January 27, 2014 in 2004, Speaker

Thomas L. Friedman, a three-time Pulitzer Prize-winner, best-selling author and foreign-affairs columnist for The New York Times, delivered the Commencement address and received an honorary doctor of laws degree in 2004.

Joe Edwards

By Maria on January 27, 2014 in 2004

Joe Edwards, the driving force behind the revitalization of The Loop in University City, received an honorary doctor of laws in 2004.

David M. Kipnis

By Maria on January 27, 2014 in 2004

David M. Kipnis, MD, the Distinguished University Professor of Medicine and the Distinguished University Professor of Molecular Biology and Pharmacology, received an honorary doctor of science in 2004.

Theodore McMillian

By Maria on January 27, 2014 in 2004

Theodore McMillian, a judge for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 8th Circuit, received an honorary doctor of humanities in 2004.

Robert M. Walker

By Maria on January 27, 2014 in 2004

The late Robert M. Walker, PhD, former professor of physics in Arts & Sciences and former faculty fellow of the McDonnell Center for the Space Sciences, received an honorary doctor of science in 2004.

Edith Waldman Wolff

By Maria on January 27, 2014 in 2004

Edith Waldman Wolff, a generous university supporter and St. Louis philanthropist and volunteer, received an honorary doctor of science in 2004.