trachtenbergThe GW Hatchet, George Washington University’s student newspaper, is reporting that GW President (and ’59 Columbia grad, pictured) Stephen Joel Trachtenberg will receive an honorary Doctor of Laws degree at Commencement. The list of recipients also includes Aharon Barak, former Israeli Supreme Court President, and CNN correspondent Suzanne Malveaux.

UPDATE: According to the official list, SEAS Class Day speaker Santiago Calatrava will be sticking around for an honorary degree at comencement as well. Matthew Fox…not so much.