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.

Name: George Spence, CBE
Convocation date: May 14, 1948
Discipline / contribution: public service
Citation / biographical information:

The Joint Committee recommends to the Council and Senate that at the Convocation to be held on May 13th and 14th the degree Doctor of Laws (honoris causa) be conferred upon:
George Spence, CBE, International Boundary Commissioner, for outstanding public services.
[Senate minutes, 12 May 1948]
Degree received: Doctor of Laws

Return to main list: by date | by name