Office of Ceremonies

Robert M. Gates, Honorary Doctor of Laws

Robert M. Gates receives his honorary degree

U.S. Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates receives his honorary degree of Doctor of Laws on June 13, 2009.

At the 134th University of Washington Commencement Ceremony, on June 13, 2009, the honorary degree of Doctor of Laws was conferred on U.S. Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates. Mr. Gates was presented with an Honorary Degree and the Citation for the Honorary Degree.