10 Famous People Who Gave Commencement Speeches In 2014

Written by Julia Austin


Bill Clinton

Bill Clinton delivered the very first commencement speech ever at the new campus at New York University— Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. Clinton spent much of his speech addressing controversy surrounding workers’ rights abuses and labor concerns for those who helped build the new campus. He apologized in his speech that media coverage hadn’t focused more on the students themselves in the week leading up to the commencement.

Source: Nytimes.com