Oprah urged Skidmore's graduating class to practice gratitude and 'know your truth'
May 20, 2017 10:41 AM EDT
WATCH: Oprah Winfrey addresses students at Skidmore College graduation on May 20.
Oprah Winfrey on Saturday will speak at the graduation ceremony for an upstate New York college that some graduates of her South African school attended.
The Skidmore College website says the author, actress and former talk show host will speak at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center. She will be joined by Ann Tisch, president of Young Women’s Leadership Network, youth advocate Wes Moore and Skidmore professor Mark Youndt.
Winfrey will receive an honorary Doctorate of Letters in the Arts from the private liberal arts college.