Video: Annette Gordon-Reed '81 on Why She Loves Dartmouth

"Alma mater means something to me," says the alumna, this year's commencement speaker.

"There's something about the quality of a place that changes, and remains the same," says the Pulitzer Prize-winning historian and law scholar Annette Gordon-Reed '81. "I love it because of the person I was when I came here and the person it helped me become," she says.