Chris Matthews

By Maria on January 27, 2014 in 2008, Speaker

Chris Matthews, host of MSNBC’s “Hardball with Chris Matthews” and NBC’s “The Chris Matthews Show” and a regular commentator on NBC’s “Today” show, delivered the Commencement address and received an honorary doctor of humane letters degree in 2008.

Quincy Jones

By Maria on January 27, 2014 in 2008

Quincy Jones, composer, conductor, solo artist and record, film and television producer, received an honorary doctor of humane letters in 2008.

Lee Seng Tee

By Maria on January 27, 2014 in 2008

Lee Seng Tee, internationally recognized business executive, major philanthropist and patron of the arts, received an honorary doctor of humane letters in 2008.

Phyllis Schlafly

By Maria on January 27, 2014 in 2008

Phyllis Schlafly, national leader of the conservative movement, author and editor, received an honorary doctor of humane letters in 2008.

Egon Schwarz

By Maria on January 27, 2014 in 2008

Egon Schwarz, PhD, Washington University’s Rosa May Distinguished University Professor Emeritus in the Humanities, professor emeritus in German in Arts & Sciences and leading scholar of 19th- and 20th-century German literature, received an honorary doctor of humane letters in 2008.

Jessie L. Ternberg

By Maria on January 27, 2014 in 2008

Jessie L. Ternberg, MD, PhD, Washington University professor emerita of pediatrics and of pediatric surgery, renowned researcher and pioneer of women in medicine, received an honorary doctor of science in 2008.