Couric, who spoke at Case Western Reserve University, urged graduates to be realistic about their first gig out of school. “A less-than dream job can help you find your dreams,” she said.
Couric also added, “Clean up your Facebook page.”
Williams placed Notre Dame students’ graduation in the context of the big challenges popping up in the news each day. (Full video here.)
MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow spoke at Smith College, advising grads, “When given the choice between fame and glory, take glory.” (Video here plus some old anecdotes from an old radio co-worker of Maddow’s whose first impression of her was as the “lanky character with the Clark Kent glasses.”)