Armstrong had connections to Purdue and Notre Dame
Posted: Aug 26, 2012 11:13 PM EST | Updated: Nov 6, 2014 6:48 AM EST
NOTRE DAME, Ind. -- Neil Armstrong graduated from Purdue University with a degree in aeronautical engineering, but West Lafayette was not the only place in Indiana Armstrong received a degree.
On May 12, 1971, Father Hesburgh and the University of Notre Dame gave Armstrong an honorary degree here in Notre Dame.