May 5, 2010
The following colleges and universities have announced their commencement speakers:
- Boston University: Eric Holder, U.S. attorney general.
- Dillard University: Nikki Giovanni, the writer.
- Dominican University: Julia Keller, Chicago Tribune columnist.
- Graceland University: Fred Hausheer, founder of BioNumerik Pharmaceuticals.
- Mid-Plains Community College: Rod Risley, executive director of Phi Theta Kappa.
- Santa Clara University: Ken Hackett, president of Catholic Relief Services.
- Southern Polytechnic State University: Michael M. Sizemore, founder and president of the Sizemore Group, an architecture firm.
- University of Connecticut: Michael Turvey, an emeritus professor of psychology at the university.
- University of Houston-Victoria: Texas State Rep. Geanie Morrison.
- Wilson College: Temple Grandin, the author, animal behavior consultant and professor at Colorado State University.
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