Ken Fischer Honored by UM

Our own Ken Fischer will be awarded a honorary degree of Doctor of Fine Arts during the University’s winter commencement on December 15 at Crisler Arena. His service as President of the University Musical Society from from 1987 to 2017 garnered him widespread recognition as a national leader in the arts. In 2015, President Obama recognized UMS with the National Medal of Arts. Ken’s outstanding contributions to the cultural life of the University will be formally acknowledged by the conferral of this degree!