I’ve published a number of posts about notable commencement addresses, and thought I’d bring them altogether here.
I was prompted to do so by Vox’s great post today sharing their picks for The 21 greatest graduation speeches of the last 50 years.
Here are my posts (let me know what Vox and I are missing):
And here’s a piece from The Washington Post: The funniest commencement speeches.
What We Learned From The Best Commencement Speeches Ever is from NPR and includes a data base of 300 of them.
The Greatest Commencement Speech Ever is from The Washington Post.
Commencement Mashup: The Speech In Eight Easy Steps is from NPR.
Anatomy Of A Great Commencement Speech is from NPR.
Commencement 2014 | Things to Read, Watch, Debate, Teach and Learn is from The New York Times Learning Network.
The Best Commencement Speeches, Ever is from NPR.
Your Graduation Speeches in 50 Words is from The NY Times.
The year’s best US commencement speeches: from Hillary Clinton to Chance the Rapper is from The Guardian.
Mr. Rogers’ commencement speech at Dartmouth is exactly what we need right now pic.twitter.com/tl59szEZ4Q
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