As important to a graduation ceremony as "Pomp and Circumstance", commencement addresses have become a central component of the big day. Before online video, you would have to be a graduate or guest to receive these pearls of wisdom. "Now with YouTube, these speeches are available any day and to anyone seeking inspiration. With over 5,000 videos for "commencement speech", YouTube houses a vast repository of commencement addresses. Through YouTube EDU, colleges and universities have uploaded over 1,600 videos to their own channels," Google infomrs.
You can hear J.K. Rowling share with Harvard University the impact failing early in her career had on ultimately achieving her life's dream.
More Videos: YouTube Edu channel
[Source: YouTube blog]