Graduation Ceremony July 2011

Press releases, orations, responses and picture and video galleries from the University of Leicester Graduation Ceremonies of 12-15 July 2011

General Information

Information for graduates

Press Releases

University of Leicester announces honorary degrees recipients

Archbishop Desmond Tutu to be honoured by University of Leicester

Archbishop Tutu praises 'iconic' Leicester

Campus PC is “honoured” to be recognised


Michael Wood

Carole Blackman

Lord Grocott of Telford

Kathy Williams

Alan Birchenall

Harvey Watson

Sir Stephen Dalton

Jon Lord

Archbishop Desmond Tutu


Michael Wood - Doctor of Letters, Tuesday 12 July 3pm at De Montfort Hall

Carole Blackburn - Master of Laws, Tuesday 12 July, 3pm

Rt Hon Lord Grocott PC - Doctor of Laws, Wednesday 13 July, 11am

Alan Birchenall - LLM - Master of Laws - Wednesday 13 July, 3pm

Kathy Williams - Doctor of Laws - Wednesday 13 July, 3pm

Harvey Watson - Master of Laws - Thursday 14 July, 11am

Sir Stephen Dalton - Doctor of Laws, Thursday 14 July, 3pm

Jon Lord - Doctor of Music - Friday 15 July, 11am

Archbishop Desmond Tutu - Doctor of Letters - Friday 15 July, 3pm


Oration and response for Michael Wood (YouTube video)

Oration and response for Jon Lord (YouTube video)

Oration and response for Desmond Tutu (YouTube video)

Previous Graduation Ceremonies

Ceremonies 2006-2011

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