Published on May 21, 2017 by University of Notre Dame

Vice President and former Indiana Governor Mike Pence was the principal speaker and received an honorary degree at the University of Notre Dame’s 172nd University Commencement Ceremony on May 21. Vice President Pence implored graduates to carry the values and ideals students had learned during their time at Notre Dame into their future lives and careers; to be leaders in their communities, families and professional fields; and to hold on to the Catholic faith and values instilled in them.