Nelson Mandela Says “We Are All South Africans Now” to Amherst College

May 12, 2005

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Honorary Degree Citations

President Marx delivering his address.

Honorary Degree Citation
for Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela, as a young man, you believed that youth could change the world. You proved that you could, and that young men and women still can, as they always have done, even when we have forgotten.

Nelson Mandela's Address to Amherst College

May 12, 2005St. Bartholomew’s, New York

Amherst College Honors Nelson Mandela

“We are all South Africans now.” —Nelson Mandela, May 12, 2005

Nelson Mandela Says "We Are All South Africans Now" to Amherst College

May 12, 2005
Director of Media Relations
413/542-8417