U.S. Under Secretary Martha Kanter will deliver the keynote address at commencement ceremonies of Western Governors University on Saturday, July 17, in Salt Lake City. A non-profit, online university, Western Governors will confer degrees to nearly 1,300 undergraduate and graduate students based in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and overseas.
Kanter will discuss initiatives to meet President Obama’s 2020 goal for higher education and innovative ways to provide a higher education to underserved, working adults, as exemplified by the unique approaches of Western Governors University.
U.S. Under Secretary Martha Kanter
Commencement Address at Western Governors University
10 a.m. MT, Saturday, July 17, 2010
University of Utah
1395 Presidents Circle
Salt Lake City, Utah