Stamato Commentary: Words to live by, from the commencement podium

Policy Fellow Linda Stamato discusses the powerful messages delivered during recent commencement speeches in her latest piece published online at She highlights key themes and memorable quotes from various speakers, emphasizing the importance of resilience, self-belief, and embracing failure as a stepping stone to success. The article showcases how these commencement speeches offer valuable insights and guidance to graduates as they embark on their journey into the real world, encouraging them to pursue their dreams, make a positive impact, and never lose sight of their potential to create change.

Morristown Green, May 15, 2023