Just got a press release from Hillsdale. Here’s the intro:
Hillsdale College to Confer Posthumous Honorary Degree
On Former Wall Street Journal Editor Mr. Robert Bartley
Hillsdale, Mich., May 6, 2004—Former Wall Street Journal editorial page editor and Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Robert Bartley is being presented with a posthumous honorary degree of Doctor of Journalism from Hillsdale College. Bartley’s widow, Edith, will accept the degree on behalf of her husband during the College’s 152nd Commencement exercises on May 8, 2004, at 2:00 p.m. Hillsdale College President Larry P. Arnn will present the degree.