Jerry O. Williams '61 - Convocation, Feb. 10, 1989, "After DePauw, Then What?" Mr. Williams reflects on his career in business, including becoming the first African-American to be president of a Fortune 500 company, and provides advice on managing a career.
William J. Bennett - Convocation, Oct. 6, 1988, "Comments on the Challenge to American Education." Mr. Bennett served as Secretary of Education from 1985 to 1988 under President Ronald Reagan. He also held the post of Director of the Office of National Drug Control Policy under George H. W. Bush.