2022 Convocation Order of Exercises

Tuesday, May 17, 2022
United Palace | New York, NY

Academic Procession

Performed by the New York University Pipes and Drums Band
The audience is requested to stand when the academic procession begins.

PhD Banner Bearer
Rachel Ludeke

DSW Banner Bearer
Norma Iris Uriguen

BS Banner Bearer
Myanelle O’Garro-Young

MSW Banner Bearer
Joline Faujour

Campus Banner Bearers

Washington Square
Jennifer Xiomara Dardon

Rockland County
Genevieve Alexis

Westchester County
Kelly Tacon

Yining Liu

NYU Silver Banner Bearer
Nadine Raia

Faculty and Platform Party


Dr. Neil B. Guterman
Dean and Paulette Goddard Professor

Greetings from the University

Dr. Andrew Hamilton
16th President of New York University

Greetings from Silver Alumna and University Trustee

Dr. Constance Silver, BS ’78, MSW ’79

Dean's Address

Dr. Neil B. Guterman
Dean and Paulette Goddard Professor

Introduction of Degree Programs

Dr. Robert Hawkins
Associate Dean for Academic and Faculty Affairs

Hooding Ceremony for PhD Students

Dr. Victoria Stanhope
Director, PhD Program

PhD Student Address

Cora de Leon

Hooding Ceremony for DSW Students

Dr. Linda Lausell Bryant
Director, DSW Program in Clinical Social Work

DSW Student Address

Christine Marie Cocchiola

Presentation of Undergraduate Students

Dr. Cora de Leon
Director, Undergraduate Program

Undergraduate Student Address

Abigail McConnell and Taelee Kawahinenanea Kimura

Master's Student Address

Sejal Mehta

Presentation of Master's Students

Dr. Ernest Gonzales
Director, MSW Program

Concluding Student Address

Anderson Peguero II

Alumni Network Welcome

Anika Carter, MSW ’18
Co-Founder, Rooted LLC


Dr. Neil B. Guterman
Dean and Paulette Goddard Professor

Academic Recession