MALVERN, Pa. (CBS) – Walt Hunter has been one of the region’s most distinguished reporters throughout his decades on the job at CBS Eyewitness News.

He’s received numerous honors over the years, his most recent coming Sunday afternoon.

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He was given the honorary degree, Doctor of Humane Letters from Immaculata University in Chester County.

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Walt addressed the class of 2016 during the commencement,

He spread his wisdom to the hundreds and hundreds of graduates, as he does often, especially around the CBS Broadcast Center.

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Congratulations Walt!