Members of the class of 2017 march in the procession at the college's 128th Commencement ceremony.

President Elizabeth Kiss speaks to students, faculty, staff, family and friends during the Commencement ceremony for the class of 2017 at Agnes Scott College.

Graduating seniors listen to speakers during Agnes Scott College's 128th Commencement ceremony.

A sea of mortar boards greets Oprah Winfrey, the Commencement speaker for the college's 128th Commencement ceremony.

Professor Philip Ojo receives the Vulcan Materials Company Teaching Excellence Award.

Professor Mary Cain receives the Charles Loridans Professorship.

Professor Waqas Khwaja accepts the Ellen Douglass Leyburn Professorship.

President Elizabeth Kiss and Board of Trustees chair Elizabeth Daniel Holder place the doctoral hood on Oprah Winfrey after presenting her with an honorary degree.

Deborah Bial, president and founder of the Posse Foundation, delivers the charge to the class of 2017.