Oprah Winfrey, whose HBO movie “The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks” was filmed mostly in Atlanta and whose OWN series “Greenleaf” films here, will speak at Agnes Scott College’s 128th graduation ceremony at 9:30 a.m. Saturday.
You can watch her comments via livestream here.
From a statement posted on the school’s web site from Agnes Scott president Elizabeth Kiss:
“We are educating our students to become global change agents who have the courage, compassion and commitment to make a difference in the world. Oprah Winfrey is a phenomenal model of leading a purpose-driven life with her impressive legacy of leadership, philanthropy and service. We are honored and thrilled to welcome her to our college to share an inspiring and empowering message with our 2017 graduates as they embark on the next stage of their life’s journey.”