Archbishop Cupich to speak at Boston College commencement

Archbishop Blase Cupich during the announcement he would replace Cardinal Francis George (FILE).

Chicago's Archbishop Blase Cupich will speak at Boston College's commencement next month.

The university will present Cupich with an honorary "Doctor of Laws" degree at the ceremony. The school calls him a "champion for the economically and socially disenfranchised."

Some 4,000 undergraduate and graduate students are expected for the May 18 event.
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