2014 Honorary Degree Recipients


Fred Tattersall

Tattersall’s greatest contributions outside of business have been to The First Tee organization, focused on impacting young people by providing educational programs that build character.
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Stephen Coonts

In 1986 his first novel, Flight of the Intruder, was published and spent 28 weeks on the New York Times bestseller list. He has been a professional novelist ever since.
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“Our Honorary Degree recipients this year are truly extraordinary, not only for their professional accomplishments but for their commitment to doing good in the world. We are honored to recognize these five individuals. In them, our current students can find role models for both achievement and service.”

-Michele Wheatly, Provost