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Andre Dubus III Named Graduate Commencement Speaker

April 24, 2024

Andrew Dubus III

Massachusetts native Andre Dubus III will speak at Lasell University’s graduate commencement ceremony on Friday, May 10th.

Andre is a critically acclaimed author, in-demand speaker, and a respected educator. His best-selling novel, the House of Sand and Fog, was made into an Academy Award–nominated film. Dubus’ work also includes a memoir, as well as numerous essays and short stories. He was a finalist for the prestigious National Book Award, and is the recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship, The National Magazine Award for Fiction, two Pushcart Prizes, and an American Academy of Arts and Letters Award in Literature. His books have been published in over twenty-five languages.