This recording contains the invocation by Rev. Thomas E. Herbranson, the Presidential Welcome by Wendell Hess and the entire speech given by Senator Paul Simon at the Illinois Wesleyan University 1989 Commencement. Remarks by student Sheryl Lynne Swartz and Senior Class President Kurt Eric Bryning are included. The conferral of honorary degrees for Mr. Russell O. Shirk and Sen. Simon, recognition of faculty retirees and a special tribute to recently deceased Tracy Little (Senior, Biology major) are also present in this recording.
Illinois Wesleyan University, "Commencement 1989 (Program and audio)" (1989). Commencement Ceremonies. 40.