Commencement 2012 Honorees
April 24, 2012
Wheelock College is pleased to announce it will bestow honorary degrees on three leaders from the arts world at its 2012 Commencement Ceremony on May 11: celebrated actor, arts advocate, and former chair of the National Endowment for the Arts Jane Alexander; renowned vocal artist, education activist, and founder of the U.S. Dream Academy Wintley Phipps; and award-winning children's book author and advocate for children's literacy Kathryn Lasky '78MS.
The theme of Wheelock's 2012 Commencement is "Transforming Lives through the Arts and Education." For the first time, the College will be hosting separate Commencement ceremonies for undergraduates and graduate students.
Alexander will also deliver the Undergraduate Commencement address. Wintley Phipps will deliver the Graduate Commencement address.
Please visit the Commencement 2012 web page to get full details about both ceremonies.