A triple degree success.
Bernard Weiss, 57, collected his doctor of engineering degree ( his third degree from the university in just over 30 years.
Prof Weiss, who was born in Gosforth, Newcastle, received his first degree, a BSc, in 1971 and was awarded a PhD in Electrical Engineering in 1975.
In 1940, Prof Weiss' mother Frances, now 90, graduated from the university with a bachelors degree in medicine.
Her late husband, Joseph, Prof Weiss' father, joined the newly-formed King's College as a demonstrator in the Department of Chemistry.
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|Publication:||Evening Chronicle (Newcastle, England)|
|Date:||Dec 9, 2005|
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