the republic logo

Retired math professor to give keynote address at Marshall winter commencement


HUNTNGTON, West Virginia — A retired Marshall University math professor will be the featured speaker at the school's winter commencement in Huntington.

Judith Silver has been chosen to address the graduating class on Dec. 14. Silver taught at Marshall for 30 years before retiring last spring.

Silver said the theme of her speech will be regrets, and she has five main points to share, along with some experiences.

Faculty members have been giving the keynote address at Marshall's winter graduation ceremonies since they began in 2008.

Think your friends should see this? Share it with them!

Story copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Feedback, Corrections and Other Requests: AP welcomes feedback and comments from readers. Send an email to and it will be forwarded to the appropriate editor or reporter.

We also have more stories about:
(click the phrases to see a list)


Follow The Republic:

All content copyright ©2014 The Republic, a division of Home News Enterprises unless otherwise noted.
All rights reserved. Privacy policy.