2020 Honorary Degree Recipients

Doctor of Arts for extraordinary contributions to the field of visual arts and outstanding artistic achievements
Bill Kurtis
Doctor of Humane Letters for outstanding contributions to journalism, media and the arts, and educating the public


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44 nationally ranked graduate programs.
—U.S. News & World Report
Top 50 nationwide for size of library collection.
—ALA
5th nationwide for service to veterans —"Best for Vets: Colleges," Military Times