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The Philadelphia Inquirer Quotes 2012 Commencement Speaker Mary Robinson

Posted May 17, 2012

In a Philadelphia Inquirer article about commencement speakers at Philadelphia-area schools, Mary Robinson, the former president of Ireland and Bryn Mawr’s 2012 commencement speaker, touched on the words of wisdom she shared with graduates at the May 12 graduation ceremony. From the article: “Robinson, who attributes her idealism to studying at Harvard during the Vietnam […]

Mary Robinson, First Woman to Serve as President of Ireland, to Give Bryn Mawr College’s 2012 Commencement Address

Posted March 22, 2012

Mary Robinson, the first woman to serve as President of Ireland and former United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, will give the Commencement address to Bryn Mawr College’s graduating class on Saturday, May 12, at 2 p.m. on Merion Green. Robinson, who received the Presidential Medal of Freedom in July 2009, has spent most […]