TIME-MOTTO Features Commencement Address By Alum, Actor Mahershala Ali

TIME-MOTTO image of actor and SMC alum Mahershala Ali ‘96 giving commencement address at the 2016 graduation ceremony.TIME’s new platform Motto highlighted the moving commencement address from SMC alum and actor Mahershala Ali ‘96. Ali, who recounted his journey from athlete to artist while at Saint Mary’s, offered the undergraduate class of 2016 advice on the importance of patience, perseverance and prayer as they pursued their goals after College. Motto, from the editors of TIME, provides life advice and support to enable young people to blaze new trails and redefine success. Read the Motto feature “Mahershala Ali to Grads: ‘We Are All Co-Creators of Our Respective Destinies’” 
Date of Mention: 
Saturday, May 21, 2016