Danny Williams to receive honorary degree

UPEI has seen fit to bestow an honourary degree on former Newfoundland and Labrador premier Danny Williams. He will be one of four honourary recipients at the May 7 convocation, and has been invited to deliver a speech to graduates from nursing, education, veterinary programs, and also several business programs – including the university’s first graduating class of MBAs. Williams already holds a degree in political science and economics from Memorial University of Newfoundland as well as a Bachelor of Laws from Dalhousie University. He is a former Rhodes scholar.

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