Rhodes College to honor two

Posted on May 18, 2005

U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander and of Memphis City Schools Supt. Dr. Carol Johnson will receive honorary degrees at the 156th Commencement of Rhodes College on Saturday. Both will receive the honorary doctor of humanities degree at the ceremony beginning at 9:30 a.m. in Fisher Gardens on the Rhodes campus, where more than 340 Rhodes students (306 bachelor of arts, 23 bachelor of science, 16 master of science) are slated to receive degrees.