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Commencement Speakers

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Diverse Group Set To Speak At College Graduation Ceremonies Across Philadelphia

Graduation ceremonies are on tap this week at universities across the city — and the list of commencement speakers covers the gamut from well-known performers to a recent grad.

05/12/2014

(Actor Denzel Washington chats with Penn officials prior to receiving an honorary degree today at the University of Pennsylvania's commencement.  Photo by Pat Loeb)

Denzel Washington, In University Of Pennsylvania Commencement Speech, Urges Failure

The University of Pennsylvania held its 255th commencement today, featuring Oscar-winning actor Denzel Washington as its speaker.

05/16/2011

(Denzel Washington portrayed a lawyer representing an AIDS patient in the legal drama, "Philadelphia.")

Denzel Washington Will Be Commencement Speaker At University of Pennsylvania

The University of Pennsylvania has announced its spring commencement speaker. He’s the parent of a Penn student and a two-time Oscar winner.

03/22/2011

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