Category: Commencement

Teach For America Chair Wendy Kopp to Deliver Boston University Commencement Address

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 3, 2013 CONTACT: Kira Jastive 617-358-1240 or kjastive@bu.edu (Boston) – Boston University today announced that Wendy Kopp, Founder and Chair of Teach For America and CEO and Co-Founder of Teach For All, will deliver the commencement address at Boston University’s 140th graduation ceremonies at BU’s Nickerson Field at 1:00 p.m. on […]

Boston University College of Fine Arts Convocation Address: Leonard Nimoy

Leonard Nimoy Actor, Photographer, Director, Poet, Philanthropist Boston University College of Fine Arts Commencement Speech May 19, 2012   Thank you, Dean Juarez…… Division Directors Lynne Allen, Robert K. Dodson and Jim Petosa. Faculty, families and, of course, graduates.  I think President Brown must have been stunned when he Emailed an invitation asking  me to […]

Google chairman Eric Schmidt to Deliver Boston University Commencement Address

CONTACT: Kira Jastive 617-358-1240 or kjastive@bu.edu (Boston) – Boston University today announced that Eric E. Schmidt, executive chairman of Google, will deliver the commencement address at Boston University’s 139th graduation ceremonies at BU’s Nickerson Field at 1:00 p.m. on Sunday, May 20. Mr. Schmidt will speak before more than 5,000 graduates and 20,000 guests at New England’s largest […]