A tradition of honoring excellence: Honorary degree nominations sought

At the spring 2009 Commencement ceremony, Temple will once again honor its tradition of awarding honorary degrees to individuals whose values and accomplishments are consistent with the mission and ideals of the university.

The University Committee on Honorary Degrees is now requesting nominations for this distinguished honor from members of the Temple community.

Nominations and supporting information should be submitted by Dec. 1 to

For information about the selection process and a list of previous recipients, visit