University of Pécs awards the title of Honoris Causa Doctor to Donald Tusk
In an awarding ceremony held within the framework of the 650th Jubilee Anniversary of the University of Pécs, the President of the European Council, Donald Tusk , was conferred the Honoris Causa Doctor title by the Senate of this institution.
In his acceptance speech, Donald Tusk presented his view on being European, which perfectly coincides with the idea upon the Compostela Group of Universities was founded. Tusk explained that he firmly believes in the future of the European Union, which is built on common values, experiences, ways of life and cultural heritage.
For more details about the event, please read the article on the awarding ceremony at the website of the University of Pécs. The full text of the acceptance speech is available at the website of the European Council and a video of the speech on Youtube.