McAleese US honour.Byline: By LOUISE HOGAN
PRESIDENT Mary McAleese will be awarded an honorary degree by a US university tomorrow.
The Honorary Doctorate of Laws is to be bestowed at a ceremony at Villanova University Villanova University (vĭl'ənō`və), at Villanova, Pa., near Philadelphia; Roman Catholic; est. 1842 as a men's school, coeducational since 1967. , Philadelphia.
Mrs McAleese is in the US with her husband Dr Martin McAleese and Michael Ahern, Minister of State at the Trade Department, for her 12th official trip to the US.
They will visit Philadelphia and Seattle, as well as Canada.
A delegation of 29 companies from the aeronautical aer·o·nau·tic also aer·o·nau·ti·cal
Of or relating to aeronautics.
aero·nau and hi-tech sectors will accompany Mrs McAleese on her trip to Seattle.