Michigan State Commencement Address

Dr. Rice spoke to graduating students at the commencement of Michigan State University about the value of an education and the… read more

Dr. Rice spoke to graduating students at the commencement of Michigan State University about the value of an education and the responsibilities of an educated person to be optimistic, grateful, humble, to work to close the cultural divides in the world, and to find work to be passionate about. She talked about the role of education in her family and how she found her own field. She also urged the graduating students to consider a life of service. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Michigan State Commencement Address

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Program ID:
181741-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
East Lansing, Michigan, United States
First Aired:
Jun 26, 2004
Last Aired:
Jun 27, 2004

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  • Jun 26, 2004 | 4:44pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jun 27, 2004 | 4:55am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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