Desmond Tutu to Speak at Penn Commencement
March 22, 2003
PHILADELPHIA -- Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Nobel laureate and one of the
world's foremost Christian leaders to oppose apartheid in South Africa, will
deliver the address at the 247th Commencement ceremony of the University of
Pennsylvania May 19.
Commencement will begin with the procession of degree candidates at 9:30
a.m. at Franklin Field, 33rd and South streets. Approximately 6,000 degrees
will be conferred.