Photos from May 17 Commencement
More than 2,000 Hofstra University undergraduate and graduate students celebrated spring commencement on Sunday, May 17, 2015.
There are webcasts available to watch for each of the ceremonies, which took place at the David S. Mack Sports and Exhibition Complex.
The morning Undergraduate Ceremony for Hofstra School of Liberal Arts and Sciences, School of Education
and School of Health Sciences and Human Services
featured The Honorable Kathleen Rice,
congresswoman for New York’s 4th Congressional District. Herman A. Berliner,
Hofstra Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs, also received an honorary degree for his 45 years of service to the University.
Undergraduates from Frank G. Zarb School of Business, the Lawrence Herbert School of Communication
and the School of Engineering and Applied Science
followed in the afternoon, featuring honoree Peter Baker
, chief White House correspondent for The New York Times,
responsible for covering President Obama and his administration.
Vernon E. Jordan, Jr.
, civil rights activist, business executive, attorney and political adviser was the honoree for the evening Graduate Commencement
Tonight, Monday, May 18, the Maurice A. Deane School of Law hosts its graduation ceremony, featuring The Honorable Sallie Manzanet-Daniels, a Hofstra Deane School of Law alumna and an Associate Justice of the New York Appellate Division of the Supreme Court, First Judicial Department.
View a Storify roundup of#HofGrad posts sharing memories and well wishes below.
We celebrated the Class of 2015 on Sunday, May 17, 2015. Congrats, graduates!