2015 Honorary Degree Recipients

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Sylvia Burwell

West Virginia University presents Sylvia Mathews Burwell with a Presidential Honorary Degree for attaining preeminence in government service and for providing distinguished and sustained leadership to her country.
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Preston Chen

West Virginia University presents Preston Wu Shyon Chen with an honorary Doctor of Science for attaining national and international preeminence in his field and for providing distinguished leadership and service in his community.
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Charlene Jennings Marshall

Charlene Marshall

West Virginia University presents Charlene Jennings Marshall with an honorary Doctor of Laws for attaining preeminence in government service and for providing distinguished and sustained leadership in her community.
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Douglas Van Scoy

Douglas R. Van Scoy received an honorary Doctor of Business for attaining national and international preeminence in business, providing distinguished leadership and service in his community, and for his sustained support of this University.
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Kenneth Haines

West Virginia University presents Kenneth F. Haines with an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters for his sustained support of Potomac State College and for distinguished leadership and service in his community.
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