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Harvard To Award Kennedy Honorary Degree

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Harvard University will give an honorary degree to Senator Edward Kennedy today.

Kennedy was originally scheduled to receive the award last spring, but he was recovering from surgery on a malignant brain tumor.

Harvard says the event will honor Kennedy's commitment to social issues including health care, civil rights, and education.

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