Honorary graduates announced for July ceremonies

Singer and songwriter Ellie Goulding is among thirteen people due to receive honorary degrees from the University of Kent in ceremonies at Canterbury and Rochester cathedrals during July.

Graduating students from the School of Computing in Medway will see poet and performer Patience Agbabi receive her honorary Doctor of Letters degree at a ceremony at Rochester Cathedral on 9 July, starting at 14.30.

Akaliza Keza Ntwari is an ICT expert and advocate and a member of a UN-convened panel on digital co-operation. Akaliza Ntwari is an alumna of Kent who studied Multimedia Technology and Design. She will receive her honorary Doctor of Science degree at a ceremony at Canterbury Cathedral on 17 July, starting at 14.30, when the Canterbury-based Computer Science students graduate.