2014 commencement addresses from Jim Carrey, Bill Cosby, Bill Nye, Katie Couric, Colin Powell, more

It's graduation season, and that means commencement addresses.

While the commencement for your cousin/kid/nephew may have been a hot, crowded and somewhat boring affair, many graduates get to hear from impressive speakers whose advice we can all heed.

Check out the videos below for a sampling of 2014's commencement addresses.

Jim Carrey at Maharishi University of Management graduation

Bill Cosby: Boston University

Ed Helms: Cornell University

Jill Abramson: Wake Forest College

Katie Couric: American University

Sean Combs: Howard University

Charlie Day: Merrimack College

John Legend: University of Pennsylvania

Colin Powell: High Point University

Jay Leno: Emerson College

Bill Nye: University of Massachusetts 

Jennifer Lee: University of New Hampshire

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