UC celebrates 50 years of Honorary Doctorates

12 September 2013

The University of Canterbury is celebrating 50 years of awarding Honorary Doctorates to its outstanding graduates.

The University of Canterbury is celebrating 50 years of awarding Honorary Doctorates to its outstanding graduates.

Many of the Honorary Doctorates will be hosted on campus today and tomorrow, along with a UC Council gala dinner tonight.

Those attending include former Cabinet member Dr David Caygill, the first woman to be ordained in the New Zealand Methodist Church, Dame Phyllis Guthardt, businesswoman Adrienne Lady Stewart and architect Sir Miles Warren.

 

For further information please contact:
Kip Brook
Media Consultant
Student Services and Communications
University of Canterbury
Ph: (03) 364 3325
Mobile: 027 5030 168
kip.brook@canterbury.ac.nz

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