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Chipper Jones speaks at Emory's Annual Class Day

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Future Baseball Hall of Famer Chipper Jones spoke at Emory's Annual Class Day on Thursday.

Each year, the graduating seniors get to pick a speaker to give them a little pep talk before graduation.

Chipper gave some words of wisdom to the seniors that he says could apply to rookie pro athletes and to those headed into the real world. Several student awards were also given out during the event.

Emory's commencement will be held next Monday morning.

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