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RWU Commencement


All Day

Location: Main Athletic Field

Rhode Island Governor Lincoln D. Chafee will address the Class of 2014 and receive an honorary degree during Commencement exercises. Pulitzer Prize-winning author and historian Doris Kearns Goodwin — writer of "The Bully Pulpit" and "Team of Rivals," among other bestsellers — will also be awarded an honorary degree. This event is not open to the public; tickets are required.