Marian Wright Edelman's 2009 Commencement Address at Millsaps College

Release Date: May 9, 2009


CDF President Marian Wright Edelman gave the commencement address to Millsaps College graduates. During the ceremony, Mrs. Edelman was awarded a doctor of public service for her work as an advocate for children and families.

A total of 221 undergraduates received degrees and another 48 graduates received degrees as part of the Class of 2009. The ceremony marked the colleges 115th commencement.