Watch Margaret Atwood's message to Ryerson's Class of 2012 Add to ... The Globe and Mail Published Friday, Jun. 15 2012, 6:03 PM EDT Last updated Friday, Jun. 15 2012, 6:15 PM EDT Author Margaret Atwood had some advice for Ryerson University's graduates in this speech delivered June 12, 2012. Watch More Video: Harper helps veterans mark 70 years since surrender of Nazi Germany Justin Trudeau unveils Liberals’ economic plan, plans to raise taxes on wealthy Justin Trudeau's plan to ease tax burden on middle-class Neurosurgeon Ben Carson announces White House bid FBI searches home, car of Texas shooting suspects Twenty-six bodies exhumed from mass grave in Thailand FBI search Phoenix home of gunmen killed at Mohammed cartoon exhibit An inside look at the re-training of New York police officers School troubles in Ontario: Thousands of kids home amid teacher strike Philippines disappointed as Pacquiao loses to Mayweather Baltimore demonstrators march toward City Hall GOP leaders sound off on Baltimore Tom Mulcair's high praise for the Alberta NDP An estimated 20,000 experienced sexual assault in U.S. military in 2014 How much of an impact does birth order have in shaping personality? Military sexual misconduct report 'disturbing': Canadian Forces Congressman Thanks God for Charges in Gray Death 'Justice needs to be served' in Baltimore: Obama Baltimore police officers to face homicide charges in Freddie Gray case Want to go to Mars? Try Utah Comments AA More Related to this Story Watch Video: Rohinton Mistry's speech to Ryerson graduates Watch Videos: More memorable convocation addresses Share your story Tell us: What's the most memorable convocation speech you've ever heard?