Philanthropist Feeney receives honorary doctorate
on 06/09/2012 13:06:11
It has being given to honour his contribution to higher education on both sides of the border.
Feeney and his company Atlantic Philanthropies have donated more than €800m to Ireland's higher education institutions over the past 20 years.
It is the first time that all universities on the island of Ireland have come together to confer their highest award to an individual.