Class Day will take place Friday, June 14, 2019, from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. on the Main Quadrangles. It is a College tradition, bringing together students, friends, and family the day before Convocation. For 2019, the Class Day speaker will be Rebecca Jarvis, AB'03. The program will also feature student speakers, and the presentation of College awards. Dean John W. Boyer invites students and their parents to join in this special occasion before the Graduation Dessert at the Museum of Science and Industry, which will be held at 7:30 p.m.
Rebecca Jarvis is an Emmy Award–winning journalist and host and creator of The Dropout, a top-rated podcast which chronicles the rise and fall of Elizabeth Holmes and her company, Theranos. Jarvis reports for ABC News’ Good Morning America, World News Tonight, 20/20, Nightline, and This Week. She is also host and creator of No Limits with Rebecca Jarvis, a podcast which features influential women discussing their paths to success. The Women in Numbers Award from the Alliance for Women in the Media named Jarvis one of the top business journalists in the country for her frequent news-making interviews and reporting.