'having a closet full of shoes doesn't fill up your life': oprah winfrey gives a wisdom-filled commencement speech at agnes scott college media mogul oprah winfrey spoke to the class of 2017 on. Oprah winfrey blasted fake news while delivering the commencement address at the university of southern california's annenberg school for communication and journalism on may 11. Press release global media leader and philanthropist oprah winfrey to deliver commencement address to the spelman college class of 2012 hiv/aids advocate dazon dixon diallo,c'86, and actress and social change agent anna deavere smith to receive honorary degrees. Oprah winfrey shared some words of wisdom with college students as she addressed the usc annenberg school for communication and journalism graduating class during their commencement ceremony on.
Thank you wallis annenberg and a special thank you to dean willow bay for inviting me here today and to the parents, again i say, and to the faculty, friends, graduates, good morning i want to. The stirring speech met with loud cheers and applause, but winfrey said she would've attended it even if she weren't the commencement speaker that's because one of her daughter-girls, thando dlomo , a student from her oprah winfrey leadership academy for girls in south africa, is a member of the 2018 graduating class of usc annenberg. Harvard commencement speaker oprah winfrey addressed the class of 2013 under sunny skies and called for them to accept failure, and then triumph over it during the afternoon program, harvard president drew faust recapped the year and called for increased federal funding for research universities.
Oprah winfrey condemned fake news and disinformation in a commencement speech to graduates of the university of southern california's annenberg school for communication and journalism on friday. Oprah talks to graduates about feelings, failure and finding happiness following is an edited transcript of oprah winfrey's speech at stanford's commencement ceremony sunday, june 15, 2008 la cicero. From oprah to rex tillerson: commencement speeches for the class of 2018 it's graduation season and a time of transition for college seniors, and commencement speakers across the country offer.
Oh my goodness i'm at haaaaaarvard that's how oprah winfrey began her speech at yesterday's harvard university graduation ceremony—in her spirited, signature way not too many. Watch oprah winfrey's 2018 usc commencement speech (transcript) posted on may 14, 2018 by heather dessauer the media mogul encouraged graduates to seek the truth and find solutions to the world's biggest problems. On may 11, oprah winfrey delivered a commencement speech to the graduating students of the usc annenberg school for communication and journalism in la.
Speaking at the commencement ceremony of university of southern california's annenberg school for communication and journalism friday, oprah winfrey offered both some good news and bad news to the. No one can say gradduuuaaates quite like oprah winfrey speaking to about 900 of them at the university of southern california's annenberg school commencement on friday, she urged the. Oprah's inspirational commencement speech at usc tv-pg oprah had powerful words of wisdom for the 2018 graduating class at the university of southern california's annenberg school for communication and journalism.
Winfrey had an answer for those who wondered why she was speaking at this smaller, satellite commencement ceremony at the shrine auditorium instead of the school's main ceremony, where stars of her caliber usually speak. Oprah winfrey urged graduates to be the truth, and take a stand for our right to have hope, speaking at the commencement ceremony of the usc annenberg school for communication and. Oprah winfrey delivered a commencement speech friday at the university of southern california's (usc) annenberg school for communication and journalism where she encouraged graduates to take.