Nominations are being accepted by the Office of the Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost for honorary degree recipients from MUSC. The honorary degrees will be awarded at the May 2012 Commencement.
In general, honorary degrees go to individuals in the following broad categories: Contributions to the nation, contributions to science or contributions to the state or MUSC.
Nominations may be submitted of candidates, along with supporting materials such as letters, articles, curriculum vitaes, etc., in the above mentioned categories. The nominations should be forwarded to Marcia Higaki, Office of the Provost, Colcock Hall, 179 Ashley Avenue, MSC 002, firstname.lastname@example.org, no later than Nov. 4. Nominations of MUSC alumni are generally discouraged.