May 13, 2012

Mitchell to receive honorary doctorate from Merrimack College

Merrimack College bestowed alumnus Brian Mitchell with an honorary doctorate of public service at the college’s 62nd commencement ceremony on May 20. During the ceremony, Merrimack President Christopher Hopey recognized Mitchell for his work in higher education at the institutional, regional, state, and federal levels; his ability to make clear and tough decisions that strengthened the institutions he represented; and his ongoing dedication to Merrimack. Mitchell is a member and the immediate past chair of Merrimack College’s board of trustees.