Hall of Fame National Hot Rod Association driver and record holder, John Force, will receive an honorary Doctor of Laws degree from the University of Northwestern Ohio at a special awards ceremony on January 10, 2018 at 1:30pm at the U.N.O.H. Event Center in Lima.
Force is best known for his 16 Funny Car championships. His first championship came in 1990, and he went on an incredible run of 10 consecutive titles from 1993-2002.
U.N.O.H. president Dr. Jeffrey A. Jarvis will be presenting Force with the honorary degree at a special ceremony joined by current students, faculty, staff and special guests.
Before the degree presentation, Force will tour the U.N.O.H. campus and meet with current students, faculty, and staff.
Students who achieve certification will also receive weekly information on local job openings and other certifications and degrees in the pathway program.
Interested persons may register by calling 419-995-8353 by January 4.