Former Secretary of the Interior Bruce Edward Babbitt will deliver the address at the university’s commencement ceremony on Friday, May 21, 2010, at 2:30 p.m. at the Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York City.
President Bob Kerrey will address the graduates and confer honorary degrees on:
- Bruce Edward Babbitt, environmentalist
- Jerome Seymour Bruner, psychologist and educator
- Dr. Chen Yi, classical composer
- Dr. Rita R. Colwell, scientist and educator
- Jeremy Grantham, investment banker and philanthropist
- Alfredo Jaar, artist and architect
All information on the university graduation, as well as divisional ceremonies including guest and ticket information, can be found at the www.newschool.edu/commencement/.