Degrees, Academic; Washington University (Saint Louis, Mo.); Letters
Drucker informs Mark S. Wrighton, Ph.D, Chancellor of Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri, that he will be unable to attend the university's commencement in May to receive an honorary doctorate because Claremont Graduate University's...
Although Drucker is flattered by Hebrew Union College's offer to bestow an honorary doctorate upon him, he writes Rabbi Sheldon Zimmerman, President of the school, to decline the honor and states his reasons for the decision.
The Committee on Honors of the Faculty, Board of Governors of Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion has approved an honorary degree to be conferred to Peter Drucker at the graduation ceremony.
Dr. Peter Schnedlitz, a professor at the Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration, states that he is sad that Drucker will cancel all events on his birthday and that in the future, an honorary degree will be presented to him.
Former Rector of the University of Economics, Prague, Dr. Ing. Jan Seger, Csc., (academic medal), the former Dean of Faculty on Infomatics and Statistics and two individuals participate in academic ceremonies.