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.
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.
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.
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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.
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.
Snyder’s speech to the graduates steered largely clear of politics even as he unveiled recommendations this week to overhaul Michigan’s school system.
Governor Rick Snyder will speak at the school’s graduation ceremonies this spring but that news is not well received by some students.
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 University will celebrate the accomplishments of 285 graduates at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 11, during Commencement services in Flint.