Honorary Degrees
1918 - Present

George Crews McGhee 
Doctor of Civil Law  1953
Status: conferred

Native Texan, onetime student in this institution. Rhodes Scholar and Oxford Doctor of Philosophy. By profession a geophysicist and geologist; by choice a public servant whose outstanding postwar career in foreign affairs is climaxed by the Ambassadorship of the United States to Turkey and whose private philanthropy opens the door of education to talented youth of the Southwest.