Annie Lennox named Glasgow Caledonian University chancellor

Annie Lennox named Glasgow Caledonian University chancellor
 

Singer Annie Lennox OBE has been named as the new chancellor of Glasgow Caledonian University.
The Aberdeen-born musician and poverty campaigner will take over from Nobel Peace Prize winner Muhammad Yunus to become the first woman in the role.
She said she was humbled by the title and described it as a "truly remarkable honour".
In June, the university became the first international institution with a charter to award degrees in New York.
The former front woman of eighties band Eurythmics, Annie Lennox has become known as a humanitarian campaigner.
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24 November 2017 in Art & Culture, Views: 67
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