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Multiple Honorary Degrees

Colleges and UniversitiesWake Forest UniversityRollins CollegeMaya AngelouHoward University
An honorary doctorate allows the recipient to legally use the title of 'Dr.' in front of their name; a right that famed writer Maya Angelou regularly uses, especially in her classroom. Despite never receiving a formal college education, Dr. Angelou has taught students at Wake Forest... Hector Mata / AFP / Getty Images