As awards season comes to an end, commencement season kicks in.
This year, a handful of Hollywood notables will be there to impart wisdom on new college graduates embarking on the next chapter of their lives.
From Steven Spielberg to Hamilton‘s Lin-Manuel Miranda, below is a list of commencement speakers who will be taking the stage at various universities in the upcoming months (the below list will be updated as more names are announced):
University of Michigan (April 30) — Michael Bloomberg
University of Connecticut (May 7-8) — Oliver Stone (speaking for the graduate school), Charles Osgood (speaking for the Schools of Medicine & Dental Medicine)
Rutgers University (May 12-18) — Kevin Goetz (speaking for the Mason Gross School of the Arts on the 12th)
University of Southern California (May 13) — Oracle Corporation founder Larry Ellison
University of Georgia (May 13) — Ryan Seacrest
University of California, Berkeley (May 14) — Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg
University of Wisconsin-Madison (May 14) — Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson
Tulane University (May 14) – Hoda Kotb
University of Pennsylvania (May 16) — Lin-Manuel Miranda
John Hopkins University (May 18) — Spike Lee
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