2024 Graduation Order of Exercises

Thursday, May 16, 2024
United Palace | New York, NY

Academic Procession

Performed by the New York University Pipes and Drums Band
Members of the audience may rise when the academic procession begins.

NYU Silver Banner Bearer
Corinne Grayson

PhD Banner Bearer
Gerri Kelli Naomi Connaught

DSW Banner Bearer
Ben Sher

BS Banner Bearer
Shoma Nasrin Nahar

MSW Banner Bearer
Yuhai Ni

Campus Banner Bearers

Washington Square
Abiola Brooks

Rockland County
Landzie Lindor

Westchester County
Ashley Schlemmer

Adele Lingwen Mao

Faculty and Platform Party

Welcome and Land Acknowledgement

Dr. Michael A. Lindsey
Dean and Paulette Goddard Professor

Greetings from the University

Dr. Linda G. Mills
17th President of New York University

Greetings from Silver Alumna and University Trustee

Dr. Constance Silver, BS ’78, MSW ’79

Dean’s Address

Dr. Michael A. Lindsey
Dean and Paulette Goddard Professor

Introduction of Degree Programs

Dr. Linda Lausell Bryant
Associate Dean, Academic Affairs

Hooding Ceremony for PhD Students

Dr. Rohini Pahwa
Director, PhD Program

PhD Student Address

Sabrina Renee Cluesman

Hooding Ceremony for DSW Students

Dr. Kirk “Jae” James
Director, DSW Program in Clinical Social Work

DSW Student Address

Carmen Villavicencio-Hein

Presentation of Undergraduate Students

Dr. Cora de Leon
Director, Undergraduate Program

Undergraduate Student Address

Raeli Chesser and Enya Tellez

Presentation of Master’s Students

Dr. Ernest Gonzales
Director, MSW Program

Master’s Student Address

John Martin Pino


Dr. Michael A. Lindsey
Dean and Paulette Goddard Professor

Academic Recession