Honorary Degrees 1930-1939

June 13, 1939 Hu Shih, Ambassador to the United States from the Republic of China, Doctor of Laws
December 20, 1938 James Bryan Herrick, Professor Emeritus of Medicine, Rush Medical College, Doctor of Science
June 10, 1938 Harlan Fiske Stone, Associate Justice, The Supreme Court of the United States, Doctor of Laws
June 11, 1937 Harold Glenn Moulton, President, Brookings Institution, Doctor of Laws
March 16, 1937 Mary Emma Woolley, President Emeritus, Mount Holyoke College, Doctor of Laws
December 19, 1933 James Bryant Conant, President, Harvard University, Doctor of Laws
June 13, 1933 Benjamin Cardozo, Associate Justice, The Supreme Court of the United States, Doctor of Laws
March 15, 1932 Samuel Paul Capen, Chancellor, University of Buffalo, Doctor of Laws
  Edward Lee Thorndike, Professor of Education, Columbia University, Doctor of Science
December 22, 1931 William Wallace Campbell, Director, Lick Observatory; former President, University of California; and President, National Academy of Sciences, Doctor of Science
June 16, 1931 Berthold Laufer, Curator of Anthropology, Field Museum of Natural History, Doctor of Laws
December 23, 1930 Jane Addams, Founder and Head Resident, Hull House, Doctor of Laws
  Stanley Field, President, Field Museum of Natural History, Doctor of Lawss
March 18, 1930 Ray Lyman Wilbur, President, Leland Stanford Junior University, and Secretary of the Interior, Doctor of Laws