Office of Ceremonies

William H. Gates, Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters

William H. Gates receives his honorary degree

William H. Gates, co-chair of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, receives his honorary degree of Doctor of Humane Letters.

At the 25th Freshman Convocation, on September 21, 2008, the honorary degree of Doctor of Humane Letters was conferred on William H. Gates, co-chair of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. Mr. Gates was presented with an Honorary Degree and the Citation for the Honorary Degree.