Tag Archives: Honorary degree

Dominican sister who serves Haiti’s poor will deliver Commencement address

News release, April 19, 2017

Sister Maria Marciano will also receive honorary degree MILWAUKEE — Sister Maria Marciano, O.P., a Dominican sister from Brazil who serves Haiti’s poorest citizens, will be the keynote speaker at Marquette University’s 136th Commencement ceremony on Sunday, May 21. As part of the ceremony, she will also receive an honorary degree. “What difference can one […]

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Dr. Judith Mayotte will deliver Marquette Commencement address

News release, March 3, 2016

MILWAUKEE – Dr. Judith Mayotte will be the keynote speaker at Marquette University’s 135th Commencement ceremony on Sunday, May 22. Mayotte boasts a long career as a teacher, author, television producer and humanitarian. As part of the ceremony, she will also receive an honorary degree. In his formal invitation to Mayotte, Marquette President Michael R. […]

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Marquette to give Rep. John Lewis honorary degree

News release, August 4, 2014

Freshman class to read Lewis’ ‘March: Book One’ MILWAUKEE – Civil rights leader and Georgia Congressman John Lewis will help welcome the Marquette University class of 2018 at New Student Convocation Wednesday, Aug. 20. Before providing the keynote address at the event, Lewis will receive an honorary Doctor of Letters degree, in recognition of his […]

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