Have you completed the "101 Things to Do at GW Before You Graduate"? Well here's number 102: Speak at Commencement on the National Mall.
The George Washington Office of University Events is holding an open competition for the 2012 Commencement student speaker.
Any student (undergraduate, graduate, on-campus, distance learning, etc.) who has completed or will complete graduation requirements after May 15, 2011 (i.e. students who earned their degrees in Fall 2011 or will earn their degree in Spring 2012 or Summer 2012, may apply to speak at Commencement.
Please complete the following application and paste your biography, the text of your speech and a link to the video of your speech in the appropriate boxes below.
Your speech should be approximately three minutes in duration and it should be the speech that you will deliver at Commencement on the National Mall.
If you have any questions, please contact the Office of University Events at firstname.lastname@example.org or 202-994-7129. For more information about the competition, visit www.commencement.gwu.edu.