What do you tell a graduating class?
I pondered this after being given one of my greatest honors: to provide the Alumni Address at Oakland Universty’s 2012 Spring Commencement. I’m very comfortable speaking in public; it’s something I do regularly, whether at work or as a volunteer. This was different.
Hours and hours of reading over other speeches provided little but what not to say, because after all, it had already been said. This couldn’t have been more true if Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist Mary Schmich had not …Read More »