Commencement + Convocation Speakers

Whether you are booking a speaker for your commencement or convocation, these speakers inspire students and the wider college community alike, offering advice and words of encouragement.

Bill Burnett

Executive Director of the Design Program at Stanford and co-author of the #1 New York Times-bestselling book Designing Your Life

Dave Evans

Co-founder of Electronic Arts and co-author of the #1 New York Times-bestselling book Designing Your Life

John Green

#1 New York Times-bestselling author of The Fault in Our Stars and Looking for Alaska, YouTube content creator, podcaster, and philanthropist

Bina Venkataraman

Author of The Optimist's Telescope, Editor-at-Large at The Boston Globe, and a fellow at Harvard’s Belfer Center

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Carl Hiaasen

Bestselling novelist, Newbery Honor winner, and former Miami Herald columnist