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-MIT - At doctoral ceremony, a strong call to provide opportunity for all

Jun 07, 2019 - ENP Newswire

Distinguished biochemist Squire Booker PhD '94 emphasized the importance of opportunity for all, in his keynote speech at today's 2019 Investiture of Doctoral Hoods and Degree Conferral, a ceremony for MIT's new doctoral degree holders.

While congratulating MIT's doctoral graduates, Booker also urged them to give back to society and to take responsibility for helping others accomplish their own goals - however daunting those goals, such as a PhD, may seem.

'Almost anyone can excel if...