Six honorary PhDs

Special events

Date: December 24, 2017
Source: 
WeizmannDirect Issue 9
(L-R, top, then bottom): Heater Reisman, Milvia Perinot, Gerald Schwartz, Yoni Rechter, Prof. Peter Jenni

(L-R, top, then bottom): Heater Reisman, Milvia Perinot, Gerald Schwartz, Yoni Rechter, Prof. Peter Jenni

The Institute was honored to bestow honorary doctorates on six distinguished individuals whose contributions to society have had a tangible and celebrated impact: Prof. Peter Jenni of Switzerland; Milvia Perinot of Switzerland; Yoni Rechter of Israel; Heather Reisman of Canada (who gave the keynote address); Gerald Schwartz of Canada; and Mortimer Zuckerman of the U.S.