Mark Warner to give commencement address at Wake Forest University May 15

By Jacob McConnico
May 1, 2006

Mark Warner, a Democrat who served as Virginia's governor from 2002 to 2006, will deliver Wake Forest University's commencement address and receive an honorary doctor of laws degree May 15.

Warner will address more than 1,500 Wake Forest graduates during the 9 a.m. outdoor ceremony on Hearn Plaza (the Quad). The ceremony is not open to the public.

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