LOS ANGELES, June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- California State University, Northridge (CSUN) today conferred an honorary Doctor of Fine Arts degree upon Michael D. Eisner, CEO of The Walt Disney Company. Eisner received his degree during commencement ceremonies for the university's College of Education, which is named in his honor.
"It has been a thrill for me and for my family to be associated with CSUN. There is no more important mission for any society than the education of its youth," Eisner said during the ceremony. "It is here that the teachers of the future are being educated, and I'm truly honored to play a role in this process."