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Orthodox Jewish Commencement Speaker Finds a Shabbat Workaround
Originally Posted: 05/14/2015 - 11:46am | Type: Blog

“So, this is awkward,” his video begins. Senior Don Greenberg was looking forward to addressing his fellow students as a commencement speaker at Binghamton University’s engineerin ...

Anne Lamott's Commencement Speech at U.C. Berkely: 'You Are Not Your Bank Account ... You Are Spirit.'
Originally Posted: 06/08/2012 - 4:10pm | Type: Blog

Author Anne Lamott, one of our favorite Jesus-loving subversives, recently delivered the undergraduate and interdisciplinary studies commencement address at the University of California at Berkeley. ...

The Graduation Speech I Wish I Could Give
Originally Posted: 05/22/2012 - 12:37pm | Type: Blog

Choose carefully those with whom you surround yourself. Pay attention to that which you pursue with all your heart, all your soul and all your might -- and to what compromises you are willing to make in that p ...