Awarded Honorary

Some articles on honorary, awarded:

Honorary Citizenship
... Honorary citizenship is a status bestowed by a country to a foreign individual whom it considers to be especially admirable or otherwise worthy of the distinction ... By act of United States Congress and presidential assent, honorary United States citizenship has been awarded to only seven individuals ... Honorary Canadian citizenship requires the unanimous approval of Parliament ...
Honorary Degree - Controversy
... Some universities and colleges have been accused of granting honorary degrees in exchange for large donations ... Honorary degree recipients, particularly those who have no prior academic qualifications, have sometimes been criticized if they insist on being called "Doctor" as a result of their award, as the ... The awarding of an honorary degree to political figures can prompt protests from faculty or students ...
Honorary Degrees - Controversy
... Some universities and colleges have been accused of granting honorary degrees in exchange for large donations ... Honorary degree recipients, particularly those who have no prior academic qualifications, have sometimes been criticized if they insist on being ... The awarding of an honorary degree to political figures can prompt protests from faculty or students ...

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