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Dua Lipa Named Honorary Ambassador of the Republic of Kosovo

International pop star Dua Lipa was granted the title of Honorary Ambassador of the Republic of Kosovo, as per an…

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Movie/TV News

Michelle Yeoh to Become First Asian Artist to Receive AFI Honorary Degree

Michelle Yeoh will be receiving an honorary Doctorate of Fine Arts degree from the AFI, becoming the first Asian artist…

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Chicago

Tyler Perry to receive honorary AARP Purpose Prize award

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tyler Perry will receive an honorary AARP award for uplifting communities and helping people “overcome various…

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UK

Graduate takes Banksy’s honorary degree after artist fails to show up at ceremony

A cheeky university student stole Banksy’s honorary degree from the stage during his graduation ceremony. Ben Wray, 23, simply strolled…

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Entertainment

Michael J. Fox to be awarded honorary Oscar | CNN

CNN  —  Michael J. Fox will be honored by the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences for his contributions…

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UK

Comedian Elaine C Smith takes home honorary doctorate

ACTRESS and comedian Elaine C Smith has been awarded an honorary doctorate from The Open University in Scotland for her…

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Canada

CORRECTIVE to June 10 story on Saqib Shahab receiving honorary degree

Editors: In a story that moved on June 10, The Canadian Press erroneously reported that Cheryl Pollard was the chancellor…

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Dallas

No, honorary doctorates don’t hold the same academic weight as traditional doctorates

While celebrities and other prominent people might receive an honorary doctorate from a university, the degrees have no academic merit.…

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Entertainment

Dwyane Wade Receieves Honorary Doctorate Degree From Marquette University

NBA Champion and Marquette alumni Dwyane Wade addressed the university’s class of 2022, and while he shared the wisdom he…

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Education

Dwayne Wade Receives Honorary Degree from Marquette University

Basketball star Dwayne Wade received an honorary doctor of humane letters degree from Marquette University and was its commencement speaker…

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