President Obama and Christopher Dean at Booker T. Washington High School’s commencement May 16. (Kevin Lamarque/Reuters)

Shocker: John Boehner gets choked up at Catholic University May 14. (Dayna Smith/The Washington Post )

Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan at the University of New Mexico law school May 14. (Susan Montoya Bryan/AP)

So there you have it — humility, patience and faith and, as always, a few tears from me. (12)

Guess the celebrity speakers? No pop quiz; see footnotes below.

Bill Clinton at NYU’s commencement at Yankee Stadium May 18. (Slaven Vlasic/Getty)

1. Mike Bloomberg, George Washington University, May 15.
2. Michelle Obama, University of Northern Iowa, May 7.
3. Denzel Washington, University of Pennsylvania, May 16.
4. Bill Clinton, NYU, May 18.
5. Jon Huntsman, Southern New Hampshire University, May 21.
6. Bill Moyers, Whittier College, May 13.
7. Brian Williams, Fordham University, May 21.
8. Jill Biden, Montgomery County Community College, May 19.
9. President Obama, Booker T. Washington High School, May 16.
10. Newt Gingrich, Eureka College, May 14.
11. Elena Kagan, University of New Mexico Law School, May 14.
12. John Boehner, Catholic University, May 14.