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    Smile michelle kwan commencement speaker

    came out in usa today but came from the Associated Press paper thatj i bought on march 25 that michelle is the commencement speaker for Southern Vermont College .
    it also mentions her titles and her getting and honorary degree from the college.

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    Nice to hear this.

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    Dang. Everybody loves her.

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    Good for her!
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    Think the ceremony is open to the general public?
    Creating drama!

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    Outstanding!

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    What a nice honor!

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    Southern Vermont College is just 20 minutes from my house. I may have to sneak in!

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    Wow. Twenty-nine years old and already receiving honorary doctorates! Congrats to her!!

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    Wow. That's very impressive.
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    Love the Title of Phil's article:

    http://newsblogs.chicagotribune.com/...ou-please.html

    "That will be Doctor Michelle Kwan, if you Please"

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    No doubt Ms. Kwan will be a "Doctor" in her own right in due course.

    That is an incredibly nice honor for her.

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    Sniff, sniff, I remember when she was a tiny 13 yo jumping all over the ice.
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    I love being a fan of Michelle!! She just makes it so easy-I am so proud of everything she has accomplished. I wonder how she was chosen to do that? It does just seem like yesterday I was watching Salome in my freshman college dorm room. She really has grown up to become an amazing woman. I seriously wish my lazy ass could find some inspiration because of it. ::goes and gets chips and glass of wine instead of cleaning or going to the gym::

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    Gal has earned it in spades!

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    Quote Originally Posted by bardtoob View Post
    Dang. Everybody loves her.
    Agreed. What's not to love! She is a real class act in everything she does.

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    she's the real deal. Wow!

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    I found the college website and on it is the President's blog @ http://blogs.svc.edu/president/
    where she describes her reasons for choosing Michelle for this honor.

    While on their site, I found the college President's email addy and wrote her that she should consider (if not already in the planning) webcasting the commencement ceremonies and not only would it attract a large viewership from her many fans, but would also be a great PR move for the University to promote such coverage.

    She replied back saying: "Very good suggestion. Let me see what we can do.
    And thanks for the kind words on the selection". Karen Gross.

    If something develops from this I will update in this thread.
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    I'm so jealous! of the students I mean.

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