Honorands

Continuing in the new tradition created in 2004, each honorary degree recipient will speak at the 2006 Commencement ceremonies. Four honorary degree recipients will speak at the College’s 141st Commencement: illustrator Eric Carle, singer-songwriter Corey Harris, inventor-entrepreneur Dean Kamen, and playwright, actor, and author Anna Deavere Smith.

Eric Carle
Eric Carle
Corey Harris '91
Corey Harris ’91
Dean Kamen
Dean Kamen
Anna Deavere Smith
Anna Deavere Smith

Citation and Address: In the citation, each presenter builds the case for conferring the academic degree upon the honorand. Then, with wisdom, wit and brevity, each honorand addresses the graduates and audience.


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