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NEW YORK: Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg, one of Harvard University’s most famous dropouts, will deliver a commencement this summer, address at the convocation ceremony.
Zuckerberg, 32 will be the featured speaker at Harvard’s 366th Commencement on May 25, the University announced yesterday.
This is an honour that brings distinguished political leaders, business chiefs and artists to address graduating students.
A young Zuckerberg, now among the world’s most powerful and influential billionaires, had founded Facebook in 2004 in his Harvard dormitory and had then dropped out of the prestigious institution to focus full-time on building the social media company, which transformed the way people interacted with each other.