March 26, 2012
The following colleges and universities have announced their commencement speakers for spring 2012:
- Alma College: U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow, a Michigan Democrat.
- Cabrini College: J. Eustace Wolfington, a business leader, and Anne Marie Borneman, senior fellow at Saint Joseph’s University’s Center for Catholic Urban Education.
- Iona College: Joseph J. Plumeri, chairman and CEO of Willis Group Holdings, and David Ferrucci, an IBM Fellow and the principal Investigator for the Watson/Jeopardy! project.
- Lehman College of the City University of New York: Albert P. Carey, CEO of PepsiCo Americas Beverages.
- Malone University: Joan Mussa, senior vice president for mobilization of World Vision.
- MGH Institute of Health Professions: Joia Mukherjee, chief medical officer of Partners in Health.
- Middlebury College: Bill Strickland, the community leader and CEO of Manchester Bidwell Corporation.
- Sarah Lawrence College: Adam Savage, co-host of the Discovery Channel show "Mythbusters."
- Sweet Briar College: Vivian Pinn, former director of the Office of Research on Women's Health at the National Institutes of Health.
- Three Rivers College: Linda Cohn, anchor at ESPN's "SportsCenter."
- Wagner College: Elie Wiesel, the author and Nobel laureate.
Read more by
Today’s News from Inside Higher Ed
Inside Higher Ed’s Quick Takes
What Others Are Reading