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Maria Rodale to speak at DelVal’s Commencement

Maria Rodale to speak at DelVal’s Commencement

Courtesy: Rodale, Inc. Maria Rodale, CEO and Chair of Rodale, Inc.

Apr 28, 2017

Delaware Valley University is happy to announce that Maria Rodale, CEO and Chair of Rodale, Inc., will ship the Commencement tackle on Saturday, May 13 at 10:30 a.m. Commencement will probably be held on the Quad.

“DelVal has been extremely lucky to have as a associate in our ,” stated Dr. Benjamin Rusiloski, interim vice chairman for tutorial affairs. “Maria Rodale is someone who is using her life to educate the public about important topics such as sustainable food production. She’s a perfect fit to address our graduating class. As they prepare to leave DelVal, I hope her speech will inspire them to follow in her footsteps and use their lives to improve the world.”

is a worldwide health and wellness content material firm. Rodale, a 3rd era Rodale to take the reins of this impactful household enterprise headquartered in rural Emmaus, Pennsylvania, oversees a worldwide enterprise with lots of of  staff and companions around the globe in 70 nations. Some of Rodale’s titles embrace Women’s Health, Men’s Health, Runner’s World, Bicycling, Prevention journal, and books similar to “An Inconvenient Truth,” “South Beach Diet” and “Thug Kitchen.” 

Over the years, Rodale has been acknowledged for her work by main organizations. These embrace the National Audubon Society and the United Nations Population Fund. She is co-chair of the board at the Rodale Institute, a totally unbiased nonprofit working farm that conducts agricultural analysis, and she or he sits on the board of the Economic and Community Advisory Council, and the Presidents United to Solve Hunger (PUSH) Advisory Board. Rodale continues to pursue her passions to develop Rodale’s enterprise and lead Rodale into a various and digital future, whereas being a voice for natural meals, wholesome households and the facility of affection to heal individuals and the planet.

DelVal will award Rodale will an honorary diploma at the ceremony. She will obtain a Doctor of Humane Letters. The University will even grant Larry Hepner ’74 the title of professor emeritus. Hepner earned his bachelor’s diploma in agronomy and from DelVal and returned to his alma mater as a school member in 2004. Hepner turned a division chair for agronomy and environmental science. He is being acknowledged for his years of devoted service to DelVal’s college students and group. Hepner is a previous recipient of the Award in Plant Science and the Alumni Association’s Centennial Award. 

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