At its Winter Commencement ceremony on January 31, Governors State University will grant more than 650 bachelor’s and master’s degrees to students who have worked diligently and with great success toward this goal. The university will also award an honorary degree, Doctor of Humane Letters (Honoris Causa), to Dr. Blondean Davis, Superintendent of Matteson School District 162.
“Dr. Davis’ exceptional work as an educator and dedication to the achievement of all children deserve our greatest respect, deepest gratitude, and the highest honor the university can bestow,” said Dr. Elaine P. Maimon, President of Governors State University.
Office of Public Affairs, "GSU to Award Honorary Degree to District 162 Superintendent" (2009). Press Releases. 419.