thanking Pete Yorn '96 for speaking at VPA convocation

Pete Yorn speaking at VPA's convocation on May 14, 2011

Monday, May 16, 2011

Acclaimed singer-songwriter Pete Yorn '96 returned to campus to serve as keynote speaker at the College of Visual and Performing Arts' convocation ceremony on May 14, 2011. Yorn, a graduate of VPA's Department of Communication and Rhetorical Studies, spoke about his college experiences and how he began to write songs while a student at SU. He also offered words of inspiration to the Class of 2011.

Yorn is celebrating the 10th anniversary of his certified gold debut album musicforthemorningafter and is on an international tour for his current release, Pete Yorn.