Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject HeadingsScope Note: Here are entered works on the titles awarded by universities and colleges upon completion of a program of study. Works on the documents issued to students by educational institutions that show records of graduation and/or conferments of academic degrees are entered under Diplomas.
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Carol Plyle papers, addition 01
Unprocessed — Box 1
Purdue Honorary Doctorates records
Collection — Box Communal Collections 65, Placement: 12, Folder: 1
Identifier: UA 169
Scope and Contents The records are a compilation of all individuals that received honorary doctorates from Purdue between 1888 and 2013. The list contains the date and discipline the degrees which were awarded. Famous honorary doctorates include Neil Armstrong, Eugene Cernan, Mitch Daniels, A. Leon Higginbotham, Jr., and Darlene Clark Hine.
Dates: 1888 - 2013