Vice President Joe Biden took time during his address to the West Point Class of 2016 on Saturday to praise some changes that he said will make the Army better.
Sunday morning, Oprah Winfrey stood in front of a crowd of college graduates, their family members and a slew of reporters to deliver the commencement address at Johnson C. Smith University in North Carolina. And, even years ago, she...Show More Summary
President Obama Will Deliver Commencement Speech At Howard University President Barack Obama will be delivering the commencement speech at iconic HBCU Howard University. According to the school’s press release revealing the tremendous announcement: Howard University President, Dr. Wayne A.
First Lady Michelle Obama is set to deliver the commencement addresses at Jackson State University, Santa Fe Indian School, and City College of New York in the next couple of months.
A few weeks ago, I had the privilege of delivering commencement addresses to the graduates of the Read Middle School and the Metropolitan Business Academy Magnet High School in Bridgeport and New Haven, Connecticut respectively. TheShow More Summary
Famed author Joyce Carol Oates gave a commencement address at the graduation ceremony for Niagara County Community College’s class of 2015. The video embedded above features Oates delivering her speech. Time.com has posted her pieceShow More Summary
Famed poet Mary Karr gave a commencement address at the graduation ceremony for Syracuse University’s class of 2015. The video embedded above features Karr delivering her speech. Syracuse.com has posted Karr’s piece in its entirety. Here’s an excerpt: “The real purpose of poetry, W.H. Show More Summary
Atonement novelist Ian McEwan gave a commencement address at the graduation ceremony for Dickinson College’s class of 2015. McEwan spoke to the students about freedom of expression; he urged these newly minted graduates to do their part to preserve this important right. Show More Summary
- Jeb Bush will deliver the commencement address Saturday at Liberty University, criticizing the Obama administration for being “small minded and intolerant” of religious freedom. Click to Continue »
ABS chairman, president and CEO delivers commencement address at Maine Maritime Academy, receives honorary Doctor of Science degree, speaks at dedication ceremony
This morning, First Lady Michelle Obama announced that she will deliver commencement addresses at Tuskegee University in Tuskegee, Alabama, Oberlin College in Oberlin, Ohio, and the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Preparatory High School...Show More Summary
First lady Michelle Obama will deliver commencement remarks June 9 at King College Prep in Chicago, the school that Hadiya Pendleton, a 15-year-old girl slain after participating in the president's 2013 inauguration festivities, attended.
I don't know how Liberty University became the go-to place for Republicans on the Presidential campaign trail, but it's a scary thought that the road to the GOP nomination now runs through Lynchburg:
It was announced on Wednesday that Apple CEO Tim Cook will deliver George Washington University's commencement address at the school's graduation ceremony in May, where he will also receive an honorary doctorate of public service....
George Washington University has announced today that Apple CEO Tim Cook will deliver the commencement address at its 2015 commencement ceremony on May 17. The announcement was made earlier tonight on George Washington University's online news outlet. Show More Summary
Ummmmmmmmmmmm…. Erica Mena Delivers A High School Commencement Speech “Love & Hip Hop’s” Erica Mena recently motivated high school grads for one of the biggest moments of their lives. The reality star gave a commencement speech at New York’s
The class of 2014 from the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy (USMMA), which included 225 new Merchant Marine and Military Officers, graduated in Kings Point, New York on Saturday.
After being invited, un-invited, then re-invited, Dustin Lance Black finally delivered the commencement address for Pasadena City College this past Friday. The Examiner describes his introduction by one of the graduates: On Friday as the sun was setting on the...
University of Connecticut alumnus Rick Mastracchio would have liked to deliver this year's graduation address to the school of engineering in person. But he'll be out of town on May 10—orbiting the globe on the International Space Station. So UConn has arranged for the 54-year-old astronaut to give the...