The 161st Commencement: UD Class of 2010

June 1, 2010 under CANR News, Events

More than 22,100 attended the University of Delaware’s 161st Commencement ceremony, held Saturday, May 29, in Delaware Stadium. Featured speaker was Catherine Bertini, who has played a major role in the fight against world hunger. She served as chief executive of the United Nations World Food Programme for 10 years, and currently is a professor of public administration at Syracuse University’s Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs. “You are leaving here with a first class degree from the University of Delaware,” she said. “And you are entering a world full of opportunities and a world full of needs.”

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