University of Arizona Commencement

Inventor Dean Kamen delivered the commencement address at the University of Arizona. He never graduated from college, but has made… read more

Inventor Dean Kamen delivered the commencement address at the University of Arizona. He never graduated from college, but has made numerous inventions, including the Segway Personal Transport Devices and the Autosyringe. He was awarded the National Medal of Technology by President Bill Clinton. Before speaking, he was awarded an honorary doctorate degree.

He talked about the social and environmental problems that the graduates will face. close

Javascript must be enabled in order to access C-SPAN videos.

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

People in this video

  • Kamen, Dean L. Founder and President DEKA Research and Development Corporation

Hosting Organization

Series

Clips from This Video

More information about

University of Arizona Commencement

169 Views
Program ID:
286412-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Tucson, Arizona, United States
First Aired:
May 31, 2009
Last Aired:
Jun 9, 2009

Airing Details

  • May 31, 2009 | 12:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jun 09, 2009 | 1:42pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 09, 2009 | 5:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Purchase a DVD or Download

University of Arizona Commencement

  • DVD
    Length:
    00:17:00
    Price:
    $29.95
    Add to Cart
  • MP3 audio
    Length:
    00:17:00
    Price:
    $0.99
    Add to Cart