Liberty University says 1993 graduate and Fox News reporter Shannon Bream will be the keynote speaker for this spring's commencement.
The university said Tuesday that Bream is the first woman and the first graduate to be a marquee commencement speaker since Liberty became accredited in 1980.
Commencement is set for May 11 at Williams Stadium in Lynchburg, Va.
Evangelical scholar Ravi Zacharias also will speak briefly at commencement. He will be the featured speaker at Liberty's Baccalaureate service May 10 at the Vines Center.