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    The 9 Most Inspiring Commencement Speeches Of 2017, 8 By Women, 1 By Pharrell

    Words of wisdom to graduating college students by celebrities and political leaders that inspire us all and prove the future belongs to the female.

    9. Maria Bamford: University of Minnesota

    8. Hillary Clinton: Wellesley College

    7. Amy Klobuchar: St. Olaf College

    6. Alicia Garza: San Francisco State University

    5. Sheryl Sandberg: Virginia Tech

    4. Krishanti Vignarajah: Hood College

    3. Helen Mirren: Tulane University

    2. Pharrell Williams: NYU

    1. Gloria Steinem: School of Visual Arts