Honorary doctorate for Milo Rau| 19 March 2021
At 3 pm Milo Rau and 7 others will be honoured as honorary doctor at Ugent. Do you want to be there? That is possible! You can follow the ceremony live on the site below.
After the ceremony, you can find a comprehensive overview of all honorary doctorates on the site above, including the videos of the laudatios pronounced by the promoters and the speeches of thanks. The recording of the ceremony will be available shortly thereafter.
"Milo is a world-class culture maker. He is open-minded, which rhymes perfectly with the pluralistic tradition of our university."Rector professor Rik Van de Walle
EEPLY MOVED WHEN THE RECTOR CALLED ME TO ASK ME, BECAUSE GENT IS GRADUALLY BECOMING MY SECOND HOME TOWN. I AM A BIG FAN. WHEN THE RECTOR CALLED ME ABOUT THE HONORARY DOCTORATE, HE SAID THAT THE INTENTION WAS TO KEEP ME HERE AS LONG AS POSSIBLE. I PROMISED HIM I WOULD DO MY BEST."Milo Rau