Commencement may have come and gone, but the words of wisdom Wolf Blitzer shared with High Point University’s Class of 2017 are timeless. He challenged the graduating seniors to show up, be curious and work hard.
In case you missed it, here are seven takeaways from Blitzer’s Commencement address:
Blitzer became part of an extraordinary lineup of HPU Commencement Speakers, including Dr. Condoleezza Rice, 66th Secretary of State; broadcast legend Tom Brokaw; Gen. Colin Powell, former secretary of state, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and national security advisor; former First Lady Laura Bush; U.S. Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas; Steve Wozniak, cofounder of Apple; Rudy Giuliani, former New York City Mayor; Her Majesty Queen Noor of Jordan; NASA Astronaut Dr. Buzz Aldrin; and Muhtar Kent, CEO of the Coca-Cola Company. View all past speakers here.