In his Commencement address to the Class of 2009, Blair Kamin (H) ’09, the Pulitzer Prize-winning architecture critic of The Chicago Tribune, urged every North Central College graduate to “Be a Builder.” After poking a little fun at himself (referencing the old TV show “Bob the Builder”), Kamin commented: “When I say, ‘Be a Builder,’ I am talking aspirationally, not vocationally. You can leave your legacy on anything from the visible public landscape to the private landscape of our emotions. You can build a friendship. Or a network of friends. A community. A business.