BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (WHAS11) – Students on the IU Bloomington will be treated to a very special guest Wednesday.
Actress Meryl Streep is getting an honorary doctoral degree from Indiana University.
Streep has won three Academy Awards and received 18 nominations.
The school says she’s a Hoosier by marriage. Her husband, sculptor Don Gummer, is from Indianapolis.
The university president says the honorary degree welcomes Streep to the IU family and pays tribute to her remarkable contributions to cinema.