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.


Hilda Neatby - Portrait, ca. 1955 (Photo Collection, A-10629)
Name: Hilda Neatby, BA, MA, PhD
Convocation date: October 23, 1971
Discipline / contribution: history
Citation / biographical information:
Dr. Hilda Neatby, well-known author and long-time teacher at the U of S, will receive an honorary doctor of laws degree from Regina Campus at the fall Convocation ceremony....Dr. Neatby has been associated with the U of S as a student and teacher since the 1920’s. All but three of her 44 years as a history teacher were spent at the U of S including 12 years at Regina College.
She retired as head of the history department in Saskatoon in 1970 and is currently in Kingston writing a history of Queen’s University.

[The Podium, 15 October 1971]
Degree received: Doctor of Laws
Degree presented at: University of Saskatchewan Regina Campus

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