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The speeches that didn’t make it, Class of 2014

Published May 28, 2014

Students of the graduating class of 2014 toss their caps into the air after the graduation ceremony Wednesday afternoon. Photo by Molly Fogarty.

Students of the graduating class of 2014 toss their caps into the air after the graduation ceremony Wednesday afternoon. Photo by Molly Fogarty.

The Paly Voice acquired the following speeches from their authors, with their authors’ consent to publish. The authors wrote the speeches with the intention of delivering them at graduation, but were not selected. Each speech went through an evaluation process on May 19 by a panel of staff members. The views stated in these speeches do not necessarily reflect the views of The Paly Voice, nor those of its staff.

Jack Hansen

Travis Chen

Yumi Temple

Becca Althoff

Jackie Sun

Maya Kitayama

Hillel Zand

 

 


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