Eric Rajah’s Honorary Doctor of Laws Degree Conferral

Eric Rajah was awarded an Honorary Doctor of Laws Degree on May 4, 2014 at Andrews University in Michigan.”For his enthusiastic work as a humanitarian and for his continuous generosity and compassion, Andrews University takes great pleasure in honoring Eric Rajah with the degree, Doctor of Laws.”What does this award mean?

“The Andrews University Honorary Doctoral Degree shall be an award recognizing merit and excellence…Honorary degrees are usually awarded to individuals who have made a particularly outstanding intellectual contribution…such as…distinct service to society on a broad basis.”
-Statement from the University