New York College holds its 169th Graduation Workout routines in Washington Sq. Park. Starting with a tutorial procession by honorees, College officers, trustees and college students in full regalia, the ceremony will probably be attended by 15,000 graduates, school members, relations and company. NYU’s President, Dr. L. Jay Oliva, presided.
Honorary levels have been awarded to:
–Chairman and CEO of the New York Inventory Trade Richard Grasso
–Academy Award-winning filmmaker and NYU Alumnus Ang Lee
–Nationwide E book Award-winning author and NYU Alumna Cynthia Ozick
–President of Smith School and President-elect of Brown College Ruth Simmons
–Vice-chancellor and President of the College of London Graham J. Zellick
Mr. Lee will converse on behalf of all of the honorary diploma recipients, and Ms. Simmons will supply graduation remarks