Izzeldin Abuelaish is an inspirational Palestinian physician. Despite tremendous hardships and the tragic loss of three daughters during the 2009 Gaza War, he has devoted his life to promoting hope, human rights and peace between Palestinians and Israelis, and the world. The degree of Doctor of Science, honoris causa, was conferred on Dr. Abuelaish on Friday, June 10 at the 2:30 pm ceremony.
Dr. Abuelaish's citation
Dr. Abuelaish's convocation address - transcribed