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Malcolm Gladwell

Malcolm Gladwell (BA 1984 Trinity)

(BA 1984 Trinity), one of the world’s most popular writers, will receive an honorary doctorate of letters at Convocation Hall on June 14 at 10 a.m. The author of internationally acclaimed books such as What the Dog Saw (2009), Outliers (2008), Blink (2005) and The Tipping Point (2000), Gladwell is one of 26 honorary graduands who will address Spring Convocation audiences. Other influential leaders who will be honoured by the University include Craig and Marc Kielburger, and Nandan Nilekani.

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See full list of honorary graduands and speakers and their Spring Convocation dates. (