CBS' Leslie Moonves To Receive Honorary Doctorate From Alma Mater Bucknell University
May 13, 2016 at 12:56 PM (PT)
CBS CORPORATION Chairman, President, and CEO LESLIE MOONVES will receive an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree from his alma mater, BUCKNELL UNIVERSITY, at its commencement ceremony on MAY 22nd.
"My educational experience at BUCKNELL formed an influential foundation to the business interests and success that I'm fortunate enough to enjoy today," said MOONVES, class of 1971, who became an actor after graduating and ultimately moved behind the scenes in television. "To receive this special recognition from my alma mater is a true honor."
"Within LES' numerous achievements lies a powerful story about a BUCKNELL education -- a broad and deep experience that prepares individuals for a lifetime of success," said BUCKNELL President JOHN BRAVMAN. "His accomplishments and contributions are truly worthy of this distinction."