Twitter's Dick Costolo speaks during the first annual Chirp, Twitter Developer's Conference in 2010. (Getty Images/Justin Sullivan)

Twitter CEO Tagged As UM Commencement Speaker

The University of Michigan says that Twitter chief executive Dick Costolo will be the commencement speaker at the school’s May 4th graduation ceremony in Michigan Stadium.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/18/2013

Michigan Governor Rick Snyder (credit: Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Gov. Rick Snyder Draws Boos At MSU Commencement

Gov. Rick Snyder’s was met with a mixture of boos and applause when he took the podium at Michigan State University’s commencement ceremonies while more than 100 protesters chanted outside.


Lawrence Technological University's Southfield campus

Lawrence Tech Will Hold 80th Commencement May 12 In Pontiac

Sidney Forbes, founder and senior partner of The Forbes Co., will receive an honorary doctor of business administration degree, and managing partner Nathan Forbes will deliver the commencement address when Lawrence Technological University holds its 80th commencement on Saturday, May 12, at 1 p.m. at Ultimate Soccer Arenas in Pontiac.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/03/2012

Event Notices From December 6

The latest meeting and event notices from Michigan’s technology-focused companies, groups and institutions

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/06/2011

Kettering University Map

Levin Headlines Kettering Commencement Saturday

Kettering University will host commencement ceremonies for more than 190 graduates at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 11, in the Connie and Jim John Recreation Center in Flint.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/09/2011

Josh Linkner

Linkner To Deliver Lawrence Tech Commencement Address May 15

Josh Linkner, founder and chairman of Pleasant Ridge-based ePrize LLC, the largest interactive promotion agency in the world, will receive an honorary degree and deliver the address when Lawrence Technological University holds its 79th commencement on Sunday, May 15, at 2 p.m. at Cobo Arena in Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/05/2011

Governor’s U-M Commencement Address Relatively Undisturbed

Snyder’s speech to the graduates steered largely clear of politics even as he unveiled recommendations this week to overhaul Michigan’s school system.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/30/2011


UM’s Spring Commencement Speaker Causing Stir

Governor Rick Snyder will speak at the school’s graduation ceremonies this spring but that news is not well received by some students.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/14/2011

Gov. Rick Snyder To Deliver UM Commencement Address

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder will deliver the main address and receive an honorary Doctor of Laws degree when the University of Michigan presents its spring commencement at 10 a.m. April 30 at Michigan Stadium.



Kettering To Give Ovshinsky Honorary Degree

Kettering University will celebrate the accomplishments of 285 graduates at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 11, during Commencement services in Flint.