AU HONOURARY DEGREES! – The Call for Nominations

Athabasca University Governing Council invites nominations for Honourary Degrees to be presented at Convocation ceremonies on June 13 and 14, 2003 in Athabasca, Alberta.

Candidates will have distinguished themselves in education, science, the arts, public service, or other areas, and have made significant life-long contributions to endeavours consistent with the mandate and purpose of Athabasca University.

A letter including the rationale for the nomination, résumé of the nominee, and any supporting documents must be received by Monday, December 2, 2002. The nominator must include his/her address and signature. All nominations should be marked “Personal and Confidential” and should be addressed to:

Carol Lund
Office of the Governing Council
Athabasca University
1 University Drive
Athabasca, AB T9S 3A3

For further information, contact Ms. Lund at the above address, by phone (780-675-6271), by fax (780-675-6450), or by email (

Specializing in distance online education, Athabasca University delivers university education to approximately 26,000 students per year. Athabasca University is dedicated to the removal of barriers that restrict access to, and success in, university studies, and to increasing the equality of educational opportunity for adult learners worldwide.

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