Tuesday, November 13, 2007
Honorary doctorate for Vishwanathan Anand
This is great news. Anand, by all accounts one of the great gentlemen in the game of chess, has been awarded an honorary doctorate degree by Sathyabama University, Chennai. Now his fans will get to address him as "Doctor", as fans of Susan Polgar can also address her as "Doctor" (Ms. Polgar was awarded an honorary doctorate degree earlier this year by Texas Tech University of Lubbock, Texas). Here is the story.