It's almost time for school to end, and I can practically hear TK Hulin singing 'Graduation Night' as I'm writing this. It's always fun to see who the commencement speakers are going to be, and this year Louisiana has a wide variety of cool folks to give the graduation addresses to the Class of 2018. Check  them out below, from NOLA.com. Good luck, graduates!

  • Tulane University - Two time National Book Award winner Jesmyn Ward
  • Loyola University New Orleans  - Consultor to the Vatican's Secretariat for Communication The Rev James Martin S.J.
  • Loyola New Orleans Law School - President and CEO of Entergy New Orleans Inc.Charles Rice, Jr.
  • Dillard University - Chance the Rapper
  • Xavier University of Louisiana - Award winning New York Times investigative journalist Nikole Hannah-Jones
  • Southern University of New Orleans - Attorney Tony Clayton, who prosecuted serial killer Derrick Todd Lee
  • University of New Orleans - Google engineer, and Louisiana native Sabrina Farmer
  • LSU Honors College - Louisiana's First Lady Donna Edwards
  • LSU, and LSU Law - US House Majority Whip Steve Scalise
  • UL Lafayette - CBS News Correspondent, and Louisiana native David Begnaud
  • LSU Manship School of Mass Communication - Former US Senator John Breaux