Jim Carrey, award-winning actor, author, and philanthropist, will be the commencement speaker at Maharishi University of Management’s graduation ceremony on Saturday, May 24, 2014. The commencement ceremony will take place in the Golden Dome on the Maharishi University campus, starting at 1:00 p.m. The community is warmly invited to attend.
For more than three decades, Carrey has brought laughter and happiness to hundreds of millions of people all over the globe. In recognition of his significant lifetime achievement and the joyful gifts he has given to the world, the University Board of Trustees will present Mr. Carrey with the degree of Doctor of Fine Arts Honoris Causa.
In 2013, Carrey released his first children’s book, How Roland Rolls, which received the Gelett Burgess Children's Book Award for contributions to children’s literature. In addition to the book, a 4-song EP with songs written and performed by Carrey and his daughter Jane was release on iTunes as well as an enhanced e-book version. Read more