The Peabody Post

Marin Alsop and Leon Fleisher to receive honorary Hopkins degrees

Fleisher in his studioFaculty Artists Marin Alsop and Leon Fleisher will be receiving honorary degrees from the Johns Hopkins University, which will be conferred to them at the universitywide commencement ceremony on May 21 at Homewood Field. “Every person in this inspiring group of men and women has answered the call to lead,” said Johns Hopkins University President Ronald J. Daniels. “In the arts and global health, education, and public service, they have each dedicated their energy, resources, creativity, and expertise to efforts they believe can change the world. I am thrilled that Johns Hopkins’ honorary degrees will celebrate their place in our community, where we welcome big thinkers and bold leaders in all disciplines.” Read the full article here.

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