Sir Terry Farrell CBE, who designed The Deep in Hull, will receive an honorary Doctorate of Arts at a ceremony at 11.30am on Wednesday 23rd July.
Lord Haskins of Skidby will receive an honorary Doctorate of Laws at a ceremony at 11.30am on Thursday 24th July.
They will be joined by nearly 800 students from the University of Lincoln in Hull who will be celebrating the successful completion of their studies at City Hall on 23rd and 24th July.
Ceremonies will take place as follows:
Wednesday 23rd July, 11.30am
Faculty of Art, Architecture & Design
Faculty of Applied Computing Sciences
Wednesday 23rd July 2003, 2.30pm
Faculty of Social Sciences & Law
Students from international and UK partner colleges (Business & Management)
Thursday 24th July 2003, 11.30am
Faculty of Business & Management
Students from local associate colleges (East Yorkshire College, Hull College, North Lindsey College and Yorkshire Coast College)
“Our awards ceremonies are the highlight of the academic year and everyone at the university is looking forward to celebrating the achievements of our students,” said a university spokesman.
Note: the press office will supply success case studies and a full list of graduating students in the week beginning Monday 14th July 2003.
For more information contact: Jez Ashberry, Press and Media Relations Manager
University of Lincoln (tel: 01522 886042) email: firstname.lastname@example.org