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Graduation Advice from Mike Farris

Vol. 119, Prg. 46–50
May 19–23, 2014

To those homeschoolers who are graduating high school this year, our host Mike Farris has a message especially for you! Tune in on Home School Heartbeat to hear him answer some important questions that arise for graduating students, and listen to him share his thoughts about entering this new stage of your journey.

“If you want to do great things, be faithful in the little things.”—Mike Farris

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A Beginning and an End
Graduating with Honors
A Call to Greatness for the Graduate
Small Beginnings
Be Faithful in Little Things
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Michael P. Farris

Michael Farris is the chancellor of Patrick Henry College and chairman of the Home School Legal Defense Association. He was the founding president of each organization.

Farris is a constitutional appellate litigator who has served as lead counsel in the United States Supreme Court, eight federal circuit courts, and the appellate courts of 13 states.

He has been a leader on Capitol Hill for over 30 years and is widely known for his leadership on homeschooling, religious freedom, and the preservation of American sovereignty.

At Patrick Henry College, Farris teaches constitutional law, public international law, and coaches PHC’s Moot Court team which has won six national championships.

A prolific author, Farris has been recognized with a number of awards including the Salvatori Prize for American Citizenship by the Heritage Foundation and as one of the “Top 100 Faces in Education for the 20th Century” by Education Week magazine.

Mike and Vickie Farris have 10 children and 14 grandchildren.

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How can today’s graduates face the future with vision and passion? Mike Farris examines 17 historic commencement speeches from America’s early years to apply the wisdom of the Founders to the needs of today. Whether you’re a graduating student, homeschooling parent, or leader, be challenged and inspired by the messages of American Commencement. Click to order from the HSLDA Store.

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