Bob Geldof conferred as Trinity awards 5 honorary degrees

The ceremony, which is conducted in Latin, took place at 3pm today in the exam hall and was presided over by the Chancellor of the University of Dublin, Mary Robinson.

Trinity conferred honorary degrees on five recipients at a ceremony held in the Exam Hall today, with founder of An Taisce Patricia Oliver, and musician Bob Geldof among those conferred.

The nomination process for conferring honorary degrees, states that individuals