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Do You Remember Your College Commencement Speaker?

I had Vice President Joe Biden– and mad security. Honestly, I don’t remember the speech. Shout out to Syracuse University class of 2009!

Who was your college commencement speaker?  Comment below if you weren’t too hung over and were somewhat cognizant of your surroundings.

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How To Make It On National TV– Drama Free

It was spring 2009 and I was graduating. Another commencement, aka the start of something new. I needed a way to stand out from the sea of other graduates dawned from head to toe in academic regalia. (We paid 100K some odd dollars for this ensemble—you’re damn right I’m trying to stand out.) Continue reading How To Make It On National TV– Drama Free

George Saunders’s ‘Some Thoughts On Kindness’ Brought To Life (VIDEO)

(Via Huffington Post)

In 2013, celebrated author George Saunders delivered the convocation address at Syracuse University’s commencement. Saunders’s advice to the class of 2013 went viral after The New York Times reprinted his speech later that summer.

Continue reading George Saunders’s ‘Some Thoughts On Kindness’ Brought To Life (VIDEO)