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Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters

1977

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Background information is quoted from the web site McLuhan Studies, Issue 3 (http://www.chass.utoronto.ca/mcluhan-studies/v1_iss3/participants.htm) "Michael J. O'Neill, former editor of the New York Daily News and past president of the American Society of Newspaper Editors, is the author of The Roar of the Crowd, How TV and People Power Are Changing the World, Preventive Diplomacy: Stopping Wars before They Start, and Terrorist Spectaculars: Should TV Coverage Be Curbed? He is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations, the national Committee on U.S.-China Relations, and the international Press Institute, and served formerly as vice chairman of the Japan Society. He received a B.A. from the University of Detroit in 1946 and a Honorary Doctor of humane Letters from the school in 1977. He also did graduate work at Fordham University." Honorary Doctor of Human Letters was conferred on Mr. O'Neill during Commencement, University of Detroit, May 14, 1977.

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