Award of UA's Doctor Honoris Causa Degree to Giuseppe Zaccaria is postponed
Zaccaria was to receive the award on Friday, 22 May, in the Auditorium
Alicante, 20 May 2015
Due to a last-minute personal issue, the University of Alicante has delayed the award of Doctor Honoris Causa Degree to Giuseppe Zaccaria, President of the University of Padova (Italy). The event was to be held next Friday, 22 May, within the 2014-2015 Academic Year Closing Ceremony.
Other than that, the ceremony will be held as foreseen, including the award of the University of Alicante's Golden Medal to former UA Presidents Salvador Ordóñez and Ignacio Jiménez Raneda, who will also hold a speech during the ceremony. Also, this year's PhD degrees will be bestowed to the 50 doctoral degree students from all centres and faculties who have defended their theses during this academic year.
A speech by UA President Manuel Palomar's will mark the end of the ceremony.
The ceremony will be held at the Auditorium at noon, and it will be streamed live as usual.