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A Change In Tradition

Ford Motor Co. CEO Alan Mullaly delivers the address at the 140th commencement ceremony, a role traditionally played by the Chancellor. Also new at the event were honorary degrees presented to Bob Dole, Sheila Bair, Kirke Mechem and Mullaly.

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