FROM OUR RECORDS: UWI Honours Mandela “A Remarkable Man”

We remember Nelson Mandela Today…

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The University Archives joins The UWI’s Vice Chancellor and community in remembering  Nelson Mandela: A Remarkable Man.

Today, we feature in full the Citation presented to Nelson Mandela at the Special Convocation held at the Mona Campus, 24 July 1991, wherein The University was honoured to confer upon him the Honorary Degree of Doctor of Laws.  Additionally, we feature snippets of his feature address to the company assembled.

Citation for Nelson Mandela, for the Degree of Doctor of Laws, honoris causa. Citation for Nelson Mandela, for the Degree of Doctor of Laws, honoris causa.

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