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Knox College conducted its 166th Commencement exercises on the South Lawn of Old Main. Nationally known eco-entrepreneur Majora Carter and Knox senior Jordan Lanfair addressed the Class of 2011 before President Roger L. Taylor '63 welcomed the graduates to the alumni community. Kate Maehr, chief executive officer of the Greater Chicago Food Depository, and Majora Carter were each awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Humane Letters.
Read: Transcript of Presentation of Doctor of Humane Letters Laws to Kate Maehr, Presented by Charles F. Smith '84 - Attorney and Partner - Skadden Arps
Read: Transcript of Presentation of Doctor of Humane Letters to Majora Juliette Carter, Presented by John D. Podesta '71 - President and Chief Executive Officer - Center for American Progress
Published on June 04, 2011