Past Speakers

2016 Commencement Speaker

John Lewis gave the 155th Commencement Address at Washington University in St. Louis in 2016.

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U.S. Congressman John R. Lewis, considered one of the most courageous and influential leaders in the civil rights movement, gave the 2016 Commencement address. Lewis received an honorary doctor of humane letters degree.


Past Speakers

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2015 Speaker

Anthony LaRussa – 2014 - Doctor of Humanities

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Elie Wiesel - 2011

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