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.

Portrait of Walter Scott, 1910 (Photograph Collection, S-632)
Name: The Honorable Walter Scott
Convocation date: May 1, 1925
Discipline / contribution: public service
Citation / biographical information:
The Council recommended that the degree of Doctor of Laws be conferred on the Honorable Walter Scott, honoris causa.
On motion made and passed this recommendation was approved.
On motion made and passed the President was appointed to present the name of Mr. Scott at Convocation, May 1st.
[Senate minutes, 30 April 1925]
Degree received: Doctor of Laws
Degree presented by: Walter Murray, President

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