Antioch New England graduation speaker celebrates service
Hessler-Radelet also compared Antioch to the Peace Corps, saying they are both dedicated to igniting global change by translating knowledge and understanding into action that makes a difference in the world.
During her visit to New Hampshire, Hessler-Radelet and AUNE President Dr. Stephen Jones expanded the organizations’ partnership through a new agreement to launch a Peace Corps Master’s International program at the University.
“The Peace Corps and Antioch share a lot of values, a commitment to social and environmental justice, an interest in nurturing global citizens and a commitment to service,” she said in a phone interview Friday. One hundred thirty-eight graduates received diplomas at Antioch University New England commencement held at the Keene Middle School Saturday.