June 13, 2019 (LBO) - Sri Lankan graduate Kavindya Thennakoon has delivered an inspiring commencement speech at Wellesley College, the leading women's only educational institution in the United States.
As of 2017, Wellesley is the highest endowed women's college in the world, with an endowment of nearly $2 billion. The school is the alma mater of global icon and former United States Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, former Secretary of State Madeline Albright, and countless other distinguished women throughout the world.
"Kavindya Thennakoon was born in 1995 in Colombo, Sri Lanka, to Upali and Champa Thennakoon. Her father was murdered when she was two years old and she was raised by her mother. Thennakoon attended the Lyceum International School in Nugegoda." - Wikipedia