Episode Detail: The Last Lecture: A Celebration of Life - Primetime
Diane Sawyer updates her April 2008 profile of Randy Pausch, the Carnegie Mellon University computer scientist with pancreatic cancer whose 2007 "Last Lecture" (titled "Really Achieving Your Childhood Dreams") was seen by millions on the Internet. Pausch is seen discussing how he has spent his time since, and how his illness has focused his mind. Sawyer also interviews Pausch's family, and gets reactions to Pausch's message. Pausch died July 25, 2008.