David Strauss Convocation Speech

David Strauss - 507th Convocation Speech

June 11th 2011 The 507th Convocation preserves the tradition of a faculty speaker; this year the speaker is David Strauss, the Gerald Ratner Distinguished Service Professor of Law. In addition, the University will present honorary degrees to four reci...

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June 11th 2011

The 507th Convocation preserves the tradition of a faculty speaker; this year the speaker is David Strauss, the Gerald Ratner Distinguished Service Professor of Law. In addition, the University will present honorary degrees to four recipients: paleontologist Meemann Chang from Beijing University; former chairman of the University of Chicago Board of Trustees James S. Crown; renowned composer Sofia Gubaidulina; and mathematician Robert Langlands from the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton, N.J.
 

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Duration:
11 minutes, 21 seconds
Recorded:
June 11, 2011
Published: July 1, 2011
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