Julius “Dr. J” Erving, basketball legend and author, delivered the undergraduate address at Philadelphia University’s 133rd Commencement ceremony May 15, 6ABC and CBS3 reported.
“You cannot wait for your destiny to become a matter of chance, you must always keep it as a matter of choice,” said Erving, who received the honorary degree Doctor of Humane Letters at the ceremony, making him, as 6ABC noted, “Dr. Dr. J.”
View the CBS3 report here.
View the 6ABC report here.