You get a diploma, and you get a diploma oprah winfrey delivered the commencement speech at the university of southern california's. Apple ceo tim cook returned to his alma mater duke university on sunday to deliver a commencement speech encouraging graduates to. A commencement address is meant to be a dance between youth and wisdom you have the youth someone comes in to be the voice of.
Purdue university president mitch daniels made these remarks during commencement ceremonies may 11-13, at the west lafayette campus. Check out our hand-picked selection of commencement addresses, going back to 1774 search over 350 speeches by name, school, date or. There have been a few noteworthy commencement speeches through the years more often than not, the notoriety is buoyed by the speaker's fame sometimes. Hillary rodam '69 delivered the first-ever student speech at wellesley's commencement.
This piece was presented as kurt vonnegut's commencement address at mit in 1997 it's great stuff, but apparently it wasn't written or delivered by vonnegut. A radically woke and deeply conservative commencement address had she flubbed her speech, we could all feel better about ourselves. Chadwick boseman, chance the rapper, oprah winfrey, etc, delivered dynamic commencement speeches that encouraged 2018 graduates. Commencement speeches used to be given by graduates today some are given by celebrities, ceos and politicians who can earn enough to. Colbert's commencement address june 17, 2011 good morning thank you president schapiro, and my thanks chairman of the board.
Why was will farrell's 2017 commencement speech such a hit find out what storytelling techniques he uses to resonate with his audience. A commencement speech or commencement address is a speech given to graduating students, generally at a university, generally in the united states,. President barack obama's speech at spring commencement, may 5, 2013 provided by the white house. Clinton, tillerson and gore among politicos giving commencement speeches this year by andrew dunn, cnn updated 3:52 pm et, sat april. This week, the columbia university school of journalism asked ira glass to speak at their commencement and gave him an award for “singular.
Graduation season is in full effect, and students across the country will be listening to words of encouragement from their professors, fellow. Brandon brooks '11 may 19, 2018 thank you, president crawford, for that very kind introduction and warm welcome i am honored and humbled to be here. Description: cbs (columbia broadcasting system) motion picture excerpt of president john f kennedy's address at the 1963 commencement ceremony for. The commencement ceremony affirms each student's search for knowledge it often includes a speech that seeks to put their recent hard (or not so hard) work.
Actor michael keaton delivered the commencement address at kent state university earlier this week keaton said he hates the song waiting. Text (as prepared) of the 2018 commencement address by president christopher l eisgruber, june 5, 2018. Mindy kaling delivered the 2018 commencement address to graduates at dartmouth, her alma mater here's her advice on dating and success.
Actor jim carrey provided the inspiring, funny, and enlightening commencement speech for mum's class of 2014 he encouraged the students to think big and. Who gets to make commencement speeches (and why) why are battles over just who gets the honor of toasting new graduates—and what. The college commencement speech once offered politicians a rare platform for soaring rhetoric and reflection but for the class of prospective.