A scientist alum and female financier headlined the day, as six hundred students received their degrees at commencement on May 21. Muriel Siebert, the first woman ever to become a member of the New York Stock Exchange, gave the commencement address. Also receiving honorary degrees were baccalaureate speaker A. R. Bernard Sr., founder and CEO of the Christian Cultural Center in Brooklyn, and Vincent Fischetti '62, professor and head of the Laboratory of Bacterial Pathogenesis and Immunology at Rockefeller University in Manhattan. Fischetti's research has led to groundbreaking insights into pathogen structure and new methods of bacterial control.
Almost a Century
Four faculty retirees collectively put in 99 years of dedicated teaching.
A Term Paper for the Ages
How the biology department got its evolution mural.
Connor Gibbs ’17: Composer
The high school chorus teacher creates new music for all kinds of instruments.
What’s Inside: The Nursing Resource Center
Students get realistic hands-on experience in the Hi Fidelity Simulation Lab.