May 26, 2002 - Hesburgh earns 150th honorary degree

After receiving his first honorary degree in 1954; after receiving an honorary degree from Notre Dame in 1984; Father Hesburgh gave the commencement address at the University of San Diego. During the exercises, Father Hesburgh was awarded his 150th honorary degree. According to the Guinness Book of Records, Father Hesburgh holds the record for most honorary degrees awarded.

Keywords: father hesburgh, university of san diego, guinness book of records

Posted On: 2012-05-26 00:15:02 by IrishTrpt07


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