Savanah Guthrie to give commencement at UA graduationPosted: Updated:
TUCSON, Ariz. -- University of Arizona graduate and new host of the third hour of the Today Show, Savannah Guthrie, is in town.
Guthrie is the commencement speaker for the U of A graduation this weekend. Thursday night at the Mountain Oyster Club the School of Journalism held a conversation with Guthrie.
"I was so honored that they asked me to be commencement speaker. I've never given a graduation speech, let alone at my alma mater, so for me its just a real honor and a thrill. I am really excited, to be a part of that team Ann, Matt, and Al and Natalie, is so exciting. It's hard to leave Washington I love covering the White House I love covering politics but I am excited for this new chapter," said Guthrie.
Guthrie is a 1993 graduate of the University of Arizona School of Journalism.