Honorary Degrees

N.B.: The detail displayed about each honorary degree recipient varies, as the database was compiled from a variety of sources. However, more information may be available at the University Archives.


George Ling (Photograph Collection ASM 26)
Name: George Herbert Ling, MA, PhD, LL.D
Convocation date: May 12, 1939
Discipline / contribution: education
Citation / biographical information:
The University Council, on the Report of the Joint Committee on Honorary Degrees recommends that the degree of Doctor of Laws (honoris causa) be conferred to George Herbert Ling, MA, PhD, LL.D, for eminent services to Education, especially in this University.
[Senate minutes, 11 May 1939]
Degree received: Doctor of Laws

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