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Cardigan’s Commencement Makes Headlines
Date: 07/11/2017

John RobertsThe Honorable John G. Roberts, Jr., Chief Justice of the United States, delivered the Commencement Address to the Cardigan Class of 2017 on June 3, 2017. The speech was filled with humor and inspiration, and was met with rousing applause from the graduates, families, and friends in the audience. 

Recently, multiple media outlets have published stories on the speech, including The Washington Post, National Public Radio, TIME, and many others. Find a selection of articles published on the speech below, and watch the video of the powerful and touching speech for yourself.

The Washington Post, July 2, 2017
The best thing Chief Justice Roberts wrote this term wasn’t a Supreme Court opinion

NPR News, July 3, 2017
Chief Justice John Roberts Bucks Tradition In Graduation Speech

TIME, July 5, 2017
'I Wish You Bad Luck.' Read Supreme Court Justice John Roberts' Unconventional Speech to His Son's Graduating Class

Business Insider, July 7, 2016
Supreme Court Justice John Roberts' best advice for young people takes 'exactly 10 minutes a week'

The Mercury, July 6, 2017
Roberts' graduation address strikes a chord

Quartz, July 6, 2017
America’s highest judge wishes kids the worst for all the best reasons

Valley News, June 13, 2017
Supreme Court Chief Justice Gives Commencement Address at Cardigan Mountain School
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