Graduation is one of life's most important and memorable milestones. As our 2014 commencement exercises draw near, the Seton Hall community congratulates our graduates for a job well done, and extends a warm welcome to families and friends who will join us to celebrate this momentous occasion.
The Baccalaureate Commencement Ceremony will take place on Monday, May 19 at the Izod Center in East Rutherford, New Jersey at 11 a.m.
Baccalaureate Commencement Speaker
and Honorary Degree Candidates
Mary Tedeschi Eberstadt
Baccalaureate Keynote Speaker and Honorary Degree Candidate
Mary Tedeschi Eberstadt, is an author and a Senior Fellow of the Ethics and Public Policy Center. Her work focuses on issues in American society, culture, and philosophy. She is the author of several influential books: Adam and Eve after the Pill: Paradoxes of the Sexual Revolution (2012); The Loser Letters: A Comic Tale of Life, Death, and Atheism (2010); and Home-Alone America: The Hidden Toll of Day Care, Behavioral Drugs, and Other Parent Substitutes (2005). She is also editor of a 2007 anthology, Why I Turned Right: Leading Baby Boom Conservatives Chronicle their Political Journeys. Her latest book is How the West Really Lost God: A New Theory of Secularization, published by Templeton Press (April 2013). Learn more »
Stanisław Cardinal Dziwisz
Honorary Degree Candidate
The honorary of degree of Doctor of Humane Letters will be awarded to Stanisław Cardinal Dziwisz. Cardinal Dziwisz has been the Archbishop of Kraków since August 2005. He was created a Cardinal in March 2006. He was ordained to the priesthood on 23 June 1963 and continued his studies at the Faculty of Theology of Kraków, specializing in liturgy and earning a Licentiate in Sacred Theology in 1967. In October 1966, he was appointed by Archbishop Karol Wojtyła of Kraków, to serve as his personal secretary. Learn more »