Dean Kamen (Hon.'06), inventor and engineer, addresses the College of Engineering Class of 2006 at [...]its Commencement Convocation. Kamen discusses the real significance of graduation, describing it as a process of transforming from the "givee to the giver." Students are givees for most of their young lives, he says - accepting money and help from parents, grandparents, and the like - but this day marks a shift.
Hosted by Boston University on May 14, 2006.