World Bank President to Give Commencement Address at Pardee RAND Graduate School
Robert B. Zoellick, president of the World Bank Group, will be the featured commencement speaker June 23 at the Pardee RAND Graduate School.
A total of 32 doctoral degrees and 42 master's degrees will be awarded during the ceremony, which will begin at 10 a.m. Honorary degrees and other awards also will be given during the ceremony.
The graduate school is the public policy analysis doctoral program based at the RAND Corporation. Founded in 1970 as one of eight graduate programs in public policy created to train future leaders in the public and private sectors in policy analysis, the school is the only program specializing in the doctorate degree and the only one based at a public policy research organization. The school holds commencement exercises every two years.
10 a.m. Saturday, June 23, 2012.
Lisa Sodders, RAND Office of Media Relations
To arrange an interview:
Contact the RAND Office of Media Relations, (703) 414-4795 or (310) 451-6913, or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
About the RAND Corporation
The RAND Corporation is a nonprofit institution that helps improve policy and decisionmaking through research and analysis.