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[ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Recipients of Honorary Degrees


1929 Eliza Kellas LL.D.
  Anna Eleanor Roosevelt L.D.H.
1930 Amy Morris Homans Ph.D.
  Eva Le Gallienne Litt. D.
  Florence Gibb Pratt L.H.D.
1931 Ruth Bryan Owen L.H.D.
  Lillian Miller Gilbreth Sc.D.
1932 Katherine Kellas Ed.D.
  Louise Homer Mus.D.
  Mabel Smith Douglas LL.D.
1933 Edna St. Vincent Millay Litt.D.
  Margaret Shove Morriss LL.D.
1934 Edythe Wynne Matthison Litt.D.
  Constance Leigh Ed.D.
  Constance Warren Ed.D.
  Rollin C. Reynolds L.H.M.
1935 Anne Morgan L.H.D.
  May Peabody Pd.D.
  Henry Thomas Moore LL.D.
1936 Annie Warburton Goodrich LL.D.
  Marie Mattingly Meloney L.H.D.
  Fannie French Morse Pd.D.
1937 Mary Lewis L.H.D.
  Winifred Goldring Sc.D.
  Josephine Neal Sc.D.
  Dorothy Thompson Litt.D.
1938 Florence Sabin Sc.D.
  Sarah Wambaugh LL.D.
  Nadia Boulanger Mus.
1939 Irene Langhorne Gibson L.H.D.
  Niels Bukh Pd.D.
  Constance Amberg Sporborg L.H.D.
  Sarah Sturtevant Pd.D.
  Edgar Hayes Betts L.H.D.
1940 Gertrude Angell Ph.D.
  Frieda Miller L.H.D.
  Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney L.H.D.
  Nellie Neilson Litt.D.
  Count Rene Doynel de Saint Quentin LL.D.
1941 Sigrid Undset Litt.D.
  Emma Perry Carr Sc.D.
  Eve Curie L.H.D.
  Ana Rosa de Martinez Guerrero L.H.D.
  Marina Nunez del Prado M.H.L.
  Maria Josephina R. Albano M.H.L.
  Graciela Mandujano D.H.L.
  Ester Niera de Calvo Pd.D.
  Concha Romero James D.H.L.
  Agnes Rebecca Wayman Pd.D.
1942 Doris Loraine Crockett Pd.D.
  Kathryn McHale L.H.D.
1943 Anna Lederer Rosenberg L.H.M.
  Marion Syddum Van Liew Pd.D.
  Mei-Ling Chiang Kai-Shek LL.D.
1944 Katharine Burr Blodgett Sc.D.
  Sophie yan Senden Theis L.H.D.
  Margaret Webster Litt.D.
1945 Mary Barnett Gilson LL.D.
  Mabel Newcomer L.H.D.
  Dorothy Constance Stratton L.H.D.
1946 Sarah Gibson Blanding LL.D.
  Alice Curtis Desmond Litt.D.
  Katharine Elizabeth McBride LL.D.
  Lila Acheson Wallace Litt.D.
1947 Florence Ellinwood Allen LL.D.
  Ruth Fulton Benedict Sc.D.
  Emily Hickman L.H.D.
  Alice Morgan Wright L.H.D.
1948 Catherine Drinker Bowen Litt.D.
  Lucy Ella Fay Litt.D.
  Katherine Fredrica Lenroot L.H.D.
  Agnes Ernst Meyer L.H.D.
  Helen McKinstry L.H.D.
1949 Maude Miner Hadden L.H.D.
  Anna Mary Robertson Moses L.H.D.
1950 Georgia Neese Clark L.H.D.
  Lynn Fontanne Litt.D.
  Dorothy Fosdick LL.D.
1951 Dorothy Shaver L.H.D.
  Minnie Schafer Guggenheimer L.H.D.
1952 Elizabeth Gray Vining L.H.D.
1953 Agnes George DeMille Litt.D.
  Winifred Leo Haag L.H.D.
1954 Mary Pillsbury Lord L.H.D.
  Doris Lee Litt.D.
1955 Jacqueline Cochran L.H.D.
  Leona Baumgartner Sc.D.
1956 Margaret Chase Smith LL.D.
  Blanche Pittman L.H.D.
1957 Doris Fleeson L.H.D.
1958 Marguerite Stitt Church LL.D.
  Sanford Lockwood Cluett Sc.D
1959 May Sarton Litt.D.
  Alma Lutz Litt.D.
1960 Maria Goeppert Mayer Sc.D.
  Rise Stevens Mus.D.
1961 Ruth M. Adams Litt.D.
  Elisabeth Achelis L.H.D.
1962 Ester Raushenbush Litt.D.
  Marietta Tree L.H.D.
1963 Pauline Frederick L.H.D.
  Gwendolen M. Carter L.H.D.
1964 Sylvia Porter Collins L.H.D.
  John H. G. Pell L.H.D.
1965 Santha Rama Rau L.H.D.
  Edna F. Kelly L.H.D.
1966 Juanita Kidd Stout L.H.D.
  Alice Winchester L.H.D.
1966 Millicent McIntosh L.H.D.
  (50th Anniversary)  
1966 Millicent McIntosh L.H.D.
  (50th Anniversary)  
1966 Nancy G. Roman Sc.D.
  (50th Anniversary)  
1967 Aline Saarinen Litt.D.
  Edith Grace Craig Reynolds L.H.D.
1968 Margery Somers Foster Litt.D.
  Mildred Custin L.H.D.
1969 Mary Elizabeth Switzer L.H.D.
  Grace I. Vandervoort Sc.D.
1970 Virginia Harrington Knauer L.H.D.
  Patricia Roberts Harris LL.D.
  Nadine Nichols Froman L.H.D.
  Lewis Acrelius Froman L.H.D.
1971 Chien-Shiung Wu Sc.D.
  Elmer Schacht L.H.D.
1972 Marina von Neumann Whitman L.H.D.
  Dorothy L. Brown Sc.D.
  Stephen H. Sampson L.H.D.
1973 Virginia Apgar L.H.D.
  Mary Anne Krupsak L.H.D.
  Jayne Baker Spain L.H.D.
1974 Joan Ganz Cooney L.H.D.
  Effie O. Ellis L.H.D.
1975 Tenley E. Albright Sc.D.
  Catherine Blanchard Cleary L.H.D.
  Alice Walker Litt.D.
1976 Dixy Lee Ray Sc.D.
  Marion S. Kellogg Sc.D.
  Maureen Stapleton  L.H.D.
1977 Eleanor Emmos Maccoby Sc.D.
  Donna E. Shalala L.H.D.
  Ellen Stewart L.H.D.
1978 Marian Wright Edelman L.H.D.
  Carl Grimm C.L.D.
  Eve Rabin Queler L.H.D.
1979 Esther Eggertsen Peterson L.H.D.
  Jessie M. Scott LL.D.
  Charles Williams Upton L.H.D.
  Helen Merritt Upton L.H.D.
1980 Doris Grumbach L.H.D.
  William Kennedy L.H.D.
  Elizabeth Neufeld Sc.D.
  Patricia Scott Schroeder LL.D.
1981 Jessie Bernard L.H.D.
  Elizabeth Janeway L.H.D.
  Virginia Radley L.H.D.
1982 Claiborne Pell L.H.D.
  Delta Emma Uphoff Sc.D.
  Shirley Young L.H.D.
1983 Mary Ellen Avery Sc. D.
  Grace Murray Hopper Sc. D.
1984 Harry Apkarian Sc.D.
  Anna Jane Harrison Sc.D.
1985 Carolyn Forche Litt.D.
  Virginia Lee Harvey L.H.D.
  Peter R. Kermani L.H.D.
1986 Helen M. Caldicott L.H.D.
  Cathy Guisewite Litt.D.
1986 Carroll L. Estes L.H.D.
  (70th Anniversary)  
1986 F. William Harder L.H.D.
  (Convocation)  
1987 Thomas Berry Brazelton Sc.D.
  Carolyn Gold Heilbrun L.H.D.
  Margaret E. Kuhn L.H.D.
1987 Elizabeth Platt Corning L.H.D.
  (Opening Convocation)  
1987 Trenna Ruston Wicks Sc.D.
1988 Patricia Amanda Andrews Sc.D.
  Francis Terry McNamara D.C.L.
1990 Gertrude B. Elion Sc.D.
  Robert J. Lurtsema Mus.D.
  William Manchester L.H.D.
  Eleanor Holmes Norton D.P.S.
1991 Judith Blegen D.Mus.
  Phyllis Prescott Van Vleet D.P.S.
1992 Ann Caracristi D.P.S.
  Judy Chicago D.F.A.
  Madeleine May Kunin D.P.S.
1993 Colonel Nancy Hopfenspirger D.P.S.
  William F. Kahl L.H.D.
  Roland W. Schmitt L.H.D.
  Richard A. Selzer D.F.A.
1994 Marjorie Rankin Ed.D.
  Helen Thomas D.P.S.
1995 Madelyn Pulver Jennings D.P.S.
  Ruth Purtilo Sc.D.
1996 Carolynn Reid-Wallace D.P.S.
  (Founder’s Convocation)  
  Faith Ringgold D.F.A.
1997 Loretta Long D.P.S.
  (Founder’s Convocation)  
  Constance B. Motley D.P.S.
  Morris Silverman D.P.S.
1998 Blanche Wiesen Cook D.H.L.
  Fredericka Voorhaar Slingerland D.P.S.
1999 Ruth Jacobeth Abram D.P.S.
  Chris R. Moseley D.H.L.
2000 Helen Bodkin Connors, RN, PhD D.P.S.
  Michael G. Dolence Ed.D.
  Edith G. McCrea D.A.L.
2001 Judith A. Ramaley Ed.D.
  Lorraine W. Bardsley Ed.D.
  Wallace W. Altes D.P.S.
2002 Mark O’Connor D.P.S.
  Len F. Tantillo D.P.S.
  Patricia Di Benedetto Snyder D.P.S.
2003 William G. (Jerry) Berberet Ed.D.
  Mary Theresa Streck Ed.D.
  Jay Murnane Ed.D.
2004 Dame Anita Roddick, DBE D.P.S.
  Neil M. Golub D.P.S.
  Lewis Golub D.P.S.
2005 Prudence Bushnell D.P.S.
2006 Alan Chartock D.P.S.
  Lorraine A. Flaherty, Ph.D D.P.S.
2007 David L. Warren D.P.S.
2008 None