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Mr. Robert Baun (1936-2023)

Doctor of Laws, honoris causa

A National Hockey League legend, successful businessman and great philanthropist, Robert (Bobby) Baun has positively impacted countless lives throughout his career, selflessly helping others achieve their dreams and supporting organizations that make a difference in the community and around the world. He has assisted many different charities over the years, notably those that benefit individuals with disabilities. In Durham Region, residents are particularly grateful for his many efforts to provide scholarships and bursaries for post-secondary students.