• BREAKING NEWS ABC shows live and on-demand -- Download the WATCH ABC app!

Oprah speaks to Stanford graduates

June 16, 2008 5:55:40 AM PDT
Talk show host Oprah Winfrey gave this year's commencement speech at Stanford University.She gave her secrets to success in front of about 30,000 people in Palo Alto Sunday.

"It's being able to walk through life eager and open to self-improvement, and that what is going to best help you evolve, because that's really why we're here -- to evolve as human beings," Winfrey said to the graduates.

Winfrey told the new graduates to follow their hearts in choosing what to do after college.

Some of the students continued Stanford's tradition of the 'wacky walk', wearing costumes, carrying balloons and thanking their parents with signs before the ceremony.

 

Click here for more headlines from ABC7 Eyewitness News


Load Comments