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HGTV Founder Receives Honorary Degree, Tells Grads to Listen, Learn, Love

Ken Lowe receiving Honorary Degree

Ken Lowe, CEO of Scripps Networks Interactive and founder of HGTV, received an honorary doctorate in humane letters during the College of Communication and Information ceremony on Thursday, May 11, 2017.

Lowe spoke to graduates about his own career and some of the life lessons he’s learned along the way.

“I’ve never regretted a single day since I dedicated myself to turning the dream of HGTV into reality,” he said, joking that he tried to get the network’s popular Property Brothers to come with him.

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