Congratulations, Graduates, and welcome to the world of Columbia Alumni! Be Successful, Be Plentiful, Be Conscientious, and Be Intelligent. BUT, please also be compassionate caretakers of our Earth, considerate fellow citizens of all Americans, respectful cohabitants to and co-workers with all other humans of Earth in all nations. You will be remembered by what you leave behind -- so, start thinking forward NOW! Thank you, and congratulations!!!
-James Sharp '88BUS