Starace received honorary degree from Russian university
Above: the Rector of Voronezh State University, Prof. Dmitry A. Yendovitsky, congratulating Starace (who is dressed in Voronezh State University academic garb) after he was awarded the honorary doctorate.
Anthony Starace received an honorary D.Sc. degree from Voronezh State University, Russia, in June, 2014, and presented an invited talk. The award was in honor of a 17-year collaboration between Starace and VSU.
More information and photos can be found in an article on the university's website (the text is in Russian, but if you open the link in the Chrome browser, Google will translate the page into English).