How awesome is this... So, as previously posted,President Obama will be this year's commencement speakerat Rutgers University. RELATED: President Obama To Give Commencement Speech At Rutgers University In New Jersey! During a recent Q&A session at the White House, Dan Corey - editor of The Daily Targum Rutgers student newspaper - asked Obama for an interview ... And, he agreed to one! Obama said, "... I figure we can give the college newspaper a little bit of play." Many journalists never even get the opportunity to sit down with the president. Way to go! Go, Rutgers!