Wordy Wednesday: Said at Commencement!

Graduates applaud the contributions of their family and friends to their education during a recent ceremony at the University of South Carolina.

Graduates applaud the contributions of their family and friends to their education during a recent ceremony at the University of South Carolina.

It’s that exciting time of year when students are graduating from high schools and colleges throughout the United States.

For the zillions of people who will be attending the ceremonies, there is usually some curiosity about the commencement speaker and the uttered prayer that what they have to say will be interesting and brief.

In her job at the University of South Carolina, the Editorial Assistant, Mom Karen, has sat through dozens of commencements — and that is not an exaggeration — and she has heard excellent, mediocre and absolutely dreadful speeches. She’s mum on the subject of who gave the worst speeches!

Although we are deeply mired in commencement season now, we are offering this article on Wordy Wednesday from some of this year’s women commencement speakers. They are giving us their words of wisdom, and some of these we believe you will want to have for your own life.

Check out http://goo.gl/8ZHZXe to know more!

 

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