Autistic Salutatorian Delivers High School Graduation Speech

Rhode Island High Schooler Leads Class Despite Speech Struggle

Bradley Blackburn 6/16/2010

Eric Duquette is the salutatorian of his high school, an honor student, a musician, and he has autism.

The 18-year-old Duquette, who couldn’t say a word until age five, gave the commencement speech at his high school graduation ceremony Tuesday […]