Office of Ceremonies
At the 134th University of Washington Commencement Ceremony, on June 13, 2009, the honorary degree of Doctor of Humane Letters was conferred on Yakima Nation tribal elder and linguist, Virginia Beavert. Ms. Beavert was presented with an Honorary Degree and the Citation for the Honorary Degree.
- View Virginia Beavert’s Honorary Degree (PDF)
- View Virginia Beavert’s Citation for the Honorary Degree (PDF)