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Susan Kiely to speak at Gwynedd Mercy University

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Kiely to speak to Gwynedd Mercy students

GWYNEDD VALLEY Susan Kiely, an ordained minister and the CEO and founder of the Women With a Cause foundation, is scheduled to deliver the keynote address at Gwynedd Mercy University's 65th commencement ceremony on May 10, the school announced recently.

Kiely, a 1970 graduate, will speak at the event, which will mark the school's first commencement as a formally recognized university.

"On behalf of the university community, I am thrilled and honored that Susan has accepted my invitation to be our commencement speaker," Gwynedd Mercy president Kathleen Owens said in a statement. "Her life's work clearly reflects the core values that were the foundation of her undergraduate education. I know our graduates will be inspired by her many personal and professional accomplishments."

Women With a Cause focuses on the education and skill training of women around the world. It was founded in 2006 and works to bring economic stability to women living in poverty in India, Ethiopia, Ghana, and Thailand. - Inquirer staff

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