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'Originals' Author to Speak at USU's 130th Commencement

Deseret News Wednesday, Mar. 15, 2017

Adam Grant, a New York Times best-selling author and top-rated professor at the Wharton School, will serve as Utah State University's commencement speaker for its 130th graduation ceremony. ... During the May 6 ceremony at the Dee Glen Smith Spectrum, Grant and three others — former U.S. District Judge Ted Stewart, Houston businessman and humanitarian Don J. Wang and former Utah Rep. Beverly Jean Larson White — will receive honorary doctorates. ... A top-rated professor at the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, Grant has been recognized as one of the world’s “25 Most Influential Management Thinkers” by “Thinkers 50” and is one of Fortune Magazine’s “40 Under 40.”

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