2009 Commencement speakers announced!
Chuck Hagel (SFS), Gwen Ifill (COL), Luis Alberto Moreno (MSB), Laurie Garrett (NHS)
The University just released the list of the 2009 Commencement speakers (with a whole 2 weeks to spare!). Here’s who’ll be boring you at graduation:
- College: Gwen Ifill (Moderator of “Washington Week” and Senior Correspondent for “The News Hour with Jim Lehrer”)
- SFS: Charles Hagel (Former Senator, soon-to-be Georgetown professor)
- MSB: Luis Alberto Moreno (President of the Inter-American Development Bank, former Colombian Ambassador to the US)
- NHS: Laurie Garrett (Author of “The Coming Plague: Newly Emerging Diseases in a World Out of Balance” and “Betrayal of Trust: The Collapse of Global Public Health”)
- MSB MBA: Ana Palacio (Former Spanish Foreign Minister)
- CAS Grad programs: Daniel Kahneman (Nobel laureate in Economics, Princeton Psychology professor)
- School of Continuing Studies: Freeman Hrabowski III (President of University of Maryland, Baltimore County)
- GULC: David Vladeck (co-Director of the Institute for Public Representation and Director of the Center on Health Regulation and Governance)
- General George Casey (Army chief of staff) will speak at ROTC Commissioning Ceremony.