2014 Commencement Speaker: Meghan Duggan '06

Cushing Academy is honored to announce that this year’s Commencement speaker will be 2014 U.S. Women’s Olympic Ice Hockey Team Captain, Meghan Duggan ’06. A two-time Olympic silver medalist and four-time world champion, Meghan is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison where she led the nation in scoring her senior year and won the prestigious Patty Kazmaier Award given annually to the best female collegiate player. Among her many Cushing accolades, Meghan was elected class president each of her four years at Cushing, was the recipient of the Bette Davis Award as the top three-season varsity female athlete in her class for three years, and received the Cushing Academy Leadership Award in 2010.
Said Headmaster Chris Torino, "The Class of 2014 and the entire Cushing community are thrilled to have Meghan Duggan celebrate this commencement by speaking to the core of her own experiences at Cushing and life beyond.”
For more information on Meghan’s career and her official bio, please click here.
For details on Commencement 2014 on May 24, please click here.

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Cushing Academy

Cushing Academy exists for students and develops curious, creative, and confident learners and leaders. Founded in 1865, Cushing is a co-ed, college preparatory boarding and day school for students in grades 9-12 and PG. Our students, who come from over 30 states and 30 countries, excel in our outstanding academic, art, and athletic offerings. We welcome you to visit our community and beautiful 162-acre campus in Ashburnham, Mass., just one hour from Boston, to experience all that Cushing has to offer.