Commencement featured the traditional procession of faculty, administrators and graduates. The ceremony was led by David Podell, Ph.D., Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the Faculty. Remarks were presented by President Judson R. Shaver Ph.D., and Chairperson of the Board of Trustees Hope D. Knight ’85. Rabbi Philip Hiat presented the benediction.
Marymount Manhattan College presented honorary degrees to Andrew Ross Sorkin, Patricia Birch, and Frank Wildhorn.
Valedictorian Josephine Ancelle, and senior class speaker Ramshah Kanwal addressed their classmates during the ceremony. Musical Theatre graduates performed the National Anthem, and a musical interlude featured Adrienne Warren ’09 singing “Finding Wonderland.”