Howard E. Wall, president of Post-Newsweek Cable Inc., will be the graduation speaker at the Dixie College's 78th commencement June 3.

The commencement will be at 9 a.m. in the A. Anthony Burns Arena.The Heber City native and University of Utah graduate became the cable company's president in 1986 when The Washington Post Co. acquired 53 cable television systems from Capital Cities Communications Inc. He had been vice president of The Washington Post Co.

He has also been executive vice president and chief financial officer of Field Enterprises Inc., a company engaged in publishing, communications, resources and real estate, and a vice president and treasurer of The Dun & Bradstreet Corp.