White House senior adviser Valerie Jarrett participates in a panel discussion during the 2012 Federal Partners Bullying Prevention summit at the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel on August 7, 2012 in Washington, DC.
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May 22, 2017 11:29 AM EDT

Valerie Jarrett, senior adviser to former President Barack Obama, gave the graduation address at Spelman College on Sunday. See her full remarks as prepared for delivery below.

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