Winfrey and Harvard President Drew Faust will both address attendees during afternoon exercises, which serve as the annual meeting of the Harvard Alumni Association.
Cardinal Sean O’Malley skipped Boston College’s commencement Monday because of the involvement of Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny, who supports a bill in his country that would allow abortion.
Several people urged me to read last weekend’s commencement speech at Tufts University by former Navy SEAL Eric Greitens. Thank you for that.
I’m sure I may have missed a good one, but judging from the commencement speeches I’ve seen so far this spring, it’s turning out to be a tough season for commencement speeches.
Thousands of Northeastern seniors got some inspiring words of advice from former Secretary of Sate Colin Powell.
A Roman Catholic college in Massachusetts has withdrawn an invitation to the widow of U.S. Sen. Edward Kennedy to speak at graduation.
Many distinguished people from all walks of life are expected to speak at local college graduations this month.