WASHINGTON – Cal Ripken Jr. now has an honorary degree from the University of Maryland, College Park.
The former Oriole was bestowed the honor of Doctor of Public Service Sunday at the Comcast Center.
He delivered the commencement address for 7,700 graduates, stressing the importance of a positive attitude.
Cal’s wife, Kelly, graduated from Maryland in 1981.
A look at the winter weather news in the D.C. area.
For a trip to the North Pole, there’s no finer way to travel. Railroads around the country offer seasonal trips to see Santa between Thanksgiving and Christmas.