IMF Director, Former NYC Mayor Among NE Commencement Speakers

IMF Director Christine Lagarde.

Partners HealthCare System President and CEO Gary Gottlieb will address graduates of the MGH Institute of Health Professions at Boston’s John B. Hynes Veterans Memorial Convention Center on Thursday, May 8.


Former New Hampshire House Speaker and New Hampshire Republican Party Chair Donna P. Sytek will deliver the Regis College commencement address on Saturday, May 10.


U.S. Assistant Secretary for Health Dr. Howard K. Koh will address Wheelock College’s undergraduate commencement on Friday, May 16 at 10 a.m. at Boston’s Temple Israel. Eagle Academy Foundation President and CEO David C. Banks will address Wheelock’s graduate commencement at the Wheelock Family Theatre on Friday, May 16 at 3 p.m.


Kathleen Deignan, director of the Iona Spirituality Institute in New York, will keynote Sacred Heart University’s graduate commencement on Saturday, May 17. Ernie Anastos, news anchor for the Fox flagship station, WNYW-TV, in New York City, will address graduates at Sacred Heart’s undergraduate commencement on Sunday, May 18.


New America Foundation President and CEO Anne-Marie Slaughter, a Princeton professor and former U.S. State Department official, will keynote Tufts University’s commencement on Sunday, May 18 at 9 a.m. on the Green on Tufts’ Medford/Somerville campus.


Christine Lagarde, the first woman to serve as managing director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), will keynote Smith College’s 136th commencement ceremony on Sunday, May 18 at 10 a.m. in the campus Quadrangle.


Former New York City Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg, a Medford, Mass.-raised entrepreneur who became a billionaire building an information technology company into a global news and financial information service, will be the principal speaker at Harvard University’s 363rd commencement, to be held May 29 in the Tercentenary Theatre of Harvard Yard.


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