It’s college graduation time, so I’m compiling a list of my favorite 2011 college commencement videos.
Please leave a comment to let me know what great speeches I’ve missed – or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Harvard College – Amy Poehler
Amy Poehler delivers a hilarious speech at Harvard’s College 2011 graduation.
Spelman College – Michelle Obama
Our First Lady, Michelle Obama, gives an inspiring speech to the 2011 graduating class of female students at Spelman.
Miami Dade College – President Obama
President Obama delivers this commencement address to the graduating students at Miami Dade College, Miami, FL. April 29, 2011.
Yale College – Tom Hanks
Tom Hanks, Academy Award-winning actor, writer and director speaks to Yale College’s Class of 2011 graduating students.
Harvey Mudd College – Marissa Mayer (Google’s Vice President)
Marissa Mayer, Google’s first female engineer and vice president, gives her speech to graduates at Harvey Mudd College.
West Point College – Michelle Obama
First Lady Michelle Obama makes her first visit to West Point as the banquet speaker for the U.S. Military Academy Class of 2011. Held in the historic Cadet Mess this is an address to over 3,000 graduating cadets, their families and guests. This marks the final social event the cadets will take part in as a class prior to commencement and commissioning. This is also the first time a First Lady has spoken for the Cadets at West Point.
And here are some upcoming graduation speeches I’ll be adding next . . .
Dartmouth College – Conan O’Brien
Eric Tanner ’11, Dartmouth Student Body President, announces the Commencement speaker for 2011. Watch the live broadcast of the ceremony on June 12, 2011, beginning at 9:30 am EDT on dartmouth.edu.