Board of Regents

Board of Regents

Board of Regents


Selection Criteria

UOG Honorary Degree Candidate (current as of Oct 12, 2001)

Awards may be made to:
  1. Prominent alumni
  2. Successful business leaders
  3. Distinguished professional persons
  4. Statesmen and civic leaders
  5. Prominent educators
  6. Distinguished persons in the arts, sciences, and humanities
  7. Commencement speakers who may belong to one of the above categories
Awards should NOT be made to:
  1. Present members of the Board of Regents
  2. Members of the faculty or administration
  3. Persons who are unable to accept the award personally
  4. Large donors whose only contribution to UOG and other causes are financial
In considering a person for recommendation (nomination), you may wish to reflect on these questions:
  1. Does the candidate show a high order of achievement, including significant or lasting contribution to a profession, discipline, or community?
  2. Does the person possess outstanding intellectual or creative gifts?
  3. Is this a person of high reputation, character, and dedication?
  4. Has this person made a difference in the betterment of our island, region, or nation?