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.


Honorary Degree Recipient, E.H. Oliver (Photograph Collection, A-3150)
Name: The Reverend Principal Edmund Henry Oliver
Convocation date: May 29, 1931
Discipline / contribution: history - western Canadian ; education
Citation / biographical information:
On the unanimous recommendation of the University Council and of the Committee on Honorary Degrees the Senate decided to grant:
Doctor of Laws (honoris causa) to the Rev. Principal Edmund Henry Oliver, in recognition of his distinguished contributions to the History and Higher Education in Western Canada.
[Senate Minutes, 28 May 1931]
Degree received: Doctor of Laws

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