Reuben D’Silva to Keynote CSN Commencement 2024!

We are thrilled to announce that Reuben D’Silva, an extraordinary individual with an inspiring journey, will be the keynote speaker at the College of Southern Nevada’s commencement ceremony for the graduating class of 2024!

D’Silva’s story is one of perseverance, service, and dedication to others. As a teacher in the Clark County School District, he has not only shaped young minds but also uplifted communities and served his country as a U.S. Marine. His journey from Mumbai, India, to the United States is a testament to his determination and passion for making a difference.

Reuben’s commitment to education and community shines through his various roles as a teacher, mentor, and public speaker. Despite facing challenges, including injuries sustained during his service in Iraq, Reuben’s courage and perseverance have never wavered. His journey from the College of Southern Nevada to prestigious institutions like the University of Pennsylvania and Yale University, and his decision to return to Las Vegas to teach, reflect his deep-rooted values and belief in the power of education to transform lives.

As a teacher at Rancho High School, Reuben’s impact on his students’ lives goes beyond the classroom. His dedication to guiding and inspiring the next generation is truly remarkable. Through his involvement in various community organizations and his active role in promoting civic engagement, Reuben continues to be a beacon of hope and inspiration for many.

We are honored to have Reuben D’Silva join us as the keynote speaker for our commencement ceremony. His story is a reminder that no matter the obstacles we face, with determination, resilience, and a commitment to serving others, we can achieve our dreams and make a difference in the world.

Please join us in welcoming Reuben D’Silva as we celebrate the achievements of our graduating class and embark on the next chapter of their journey!

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