(Cedar City, UT) - After receiving approval from the Board of Trustees Thursday, Southern Utah University President Michael T. Benson has announced the individuals who will receive honorary doctorate degrees in the University’s 113th annual University Commencement on Friday, May 4, 2012.
The 2012 recipients include lifetime supporters of the University and Cedar City locals:
Kent and Bessie Dover, longtime advocate for education and scientific research;
Alice Gibson, Doctor of Education; and
David Jordan, retiring chair of the Utah System of Higher Education.