Jim Carrey gives commencement speech at Maharishi University of Management

He surprised graduates by talking about his father. But he cracked jokes too.

Text of Jill Abramson’s commencement speech: ‘get on with your knitting’

'Like you, I’m a little scared but also excited. '

Jill Abramson tells graduates: ‘I’m in exactly the same boat as many of you’

She mentioned the controversy of her ouster from The New York Times.

Haverford commencement speaker calls some students ‘immature’ and arrogant’

The criticism was aimed at those who had protested an earlier choice for commencement speaker.

Peyton Manning tosses footballs to U-Va. graduates at commencement

He also gave a speech. Watch it all here.

The famous Steve Jobs commencement speech: ‘Stay hungry. Stay foolish.’

Watch it. Read it.

The greatest commencement speech ever

'If I could offer you only one tip for the future, sunscreen would be it.'

Protest at Harvard over commencement speaker at education school

The selected speaker is a Colorado state senator who embraces corporate school reform.

Giffords to give college commencement address

She will speak at Bard College in May along with her husband, retired astronaut Mark Kelly.