Arnold Palmer to give commencement address at WFU May 16

By Jacob McConnico
May 3, 2005

Arnold Palmer, one of the most beloved golf legends of all time and a Wake Forest University alumnus, will deliver the university's commencement address May 16.

Palmer will address approximately 1,450 Wake Forest graduates during the 9 a.m. outdoor ceremony on Thomas K. Hearn Jr. Plaza (the Quad). The ceremony is not open to the public.

Media Note: Media are invited to cover Palmer's address. Passes and reserved seating will be available for members of the media. Downloadable audio files and beta video clips from his address will also be available. For information on media arrangements for the event, contact Jacob McConnico at 336-758-5238, 336-758-5237, or

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