The 62nd Commencement Ceremony of New England College is scheduled to take place on Saturday, May 16, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. in the College’s Lee Clement Arena.
During the ceremony, President Michele Perkins and Edward Bond (Chair, Board of Trustees) will be presenting three honorary degrees: Hrair Balian will be receiving an honorary doctor of laws degree; Bella English will be receiving an honorary doctor of humane letters degree; and Delfeayo Marsalis will be receiving an honorary doctor of humane letters degree. Mr. Marsalis will also be offering the keynote address. Please click here to view the recipients’ biographies.
The College secured a professional photographer who took a photograph of each graduate crossing the stage to receive his/her diploma. Photographs may be purchased through the photographer’s website at www.LouisFoisyPhoto.com.