2009-2006 Speeches & Letters

President’s Letter – October 22, 2009
President’s Convocation Address – Aug. 22, 2009
Hebrew Union College Commencement Remarks – June 7, 2009
Tulane University Commencement Remarks – May 16, 2009
President’s Letter – April 6, 2009

President’s Convocation Address – Aug. 24, 2008
Tulane University Commencement Remarks – May 17, 2008
President’s Letter – April 29, 2008

Yeshiva University Academic Convocation Speech – December 9, 2007
President’s Convocation Address – Aug. 25, 2007
Scholars for Peace in the Middle East
Tulane University Commencement Remarks – May 19, 2007
President’s Letter – April 14, 2007

Twenty-Second Annual Shofar Award – Dec. 1, 2006
Cleveland Town Hall – Tulane University: Recovery to Renewal – Nov. 13, 2006
President’s Convocation Address – Aug. 26, 2006
President’s Letter – Aug. 24, 2006
Testimony to the U.S. Senate Subcommittee On Education and Early Childhood Development – July 14, 2006
University Progress Report – July 13, 2006
George Mason University Commencement Remarks – May 20, 2006
Tulane University Commencement Remarks – May 13, 2006
Testimony to the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Education and the Workforce – April 26, 2006 (The complete press kit is also available.)
President’s Letter – April 15, 2006
Chronicle of Higher Education editorial – April 21, 2006
President’s Convocation Address (Orientation Déjà Vu) – Jan. 12, 2006