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October 23, 2009

Joan Lunden to Speak at 175th Commencement

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  Award-winning television journalist and author, she was the longest-running host on early morning television on Good Morning America Joan Lunden, award-winning television journalist and best-selling author, will be the principal speaker at Lafayette’s 175th Commencement on Saturday, May 22, 2010, and will be awarded an honorary degree. “I’m delighted that Joan Lunden will address [...]

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October 17, 2008

Dr. Benjamin S. Carson Sr. to Speak at 174th Commencement

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Renowned pediatric neurosurgeon is the recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom. Turner Network Television will present an original movie, Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story, based on his inspiring memoir World-renowned pediatric neurosurgeon Dr. Benjamin S. Carson Sr. will be the principal speaker at Lafayette’s 174th Commencement on Saturday, May 23, 2009, and will [...]

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May 24, 2008

Juan Williams Speaks at 173rd Commencement

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College awards 599 degrees to 578 graduating seniors and honorary doctorates to four distinguished leaders Lafayette granted 599 degrees to 578 graduating seniors and honorary doctorates to four distinguished leaders, including journalist Juan Williams, today at the College’s 173rd Commencement. President Daniel H. Weiss awarded Williams the honorary degree of Doctor of Journalism. Also receiving [...]

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May 24, 2008

Farewell Remarks of Nate Parker ’08

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Pepper Prize winner says, “You can find the same physics, calculus, and history text books at any college or university – but it has been the people in my life who have been the source of my greatest happiness and who have truly educated me.” Nathan Parker ’08 delivered farewell remarks for the class of [...]

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May 19, 2008

Now Online: New Recording of the Alma Mater

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Members of the Lafayette Choir will lead its singing at the 173rd Commencement Saturday Graduating seniors and other members of the campus community can enjoy a new recording of Lafayette’s Alma Mater made recently by students and Jennifer Kelly, assistant professor of music and director of choral activities. The singing of the Alma Mater, with [...]

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May 8, 2008

Lafayette Will Grant Four Honorary Degrees at 173rd Commencement

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Recipients include Commencement speaker Juan Williams, Baccalaureate speaker Samuel T. Lloyd III, John A. Fry ’82, and Nicholas Katzenbach Lafayette will award honorary doctorates to four distinguished leaders at the College’s 173rd Commencement Saturday, May 24. John A. Fry ’82, president of Franklin & Marshall College, will receive an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree. [...]

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March 7, 2008

Juan Williams to Speak at 173rd Commencement

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One of America’s leading journalists, he is senior correspondent on NPR’s Morning Edition and panelist on Fox News Sunday Juan Williams, one of America’s leading journalists, will be the principal speaker at Lafayette’s 173rd Commencement on Saturday, May 24, and will receive an honorary degree. Information for parents on Commencement A senior correspondent on National [...]