Ani Zurnaci of Port Chester Graduates from Fairleigh Dickinson University
Ani Zurnaci, of Port Chester, a student on Fairleigh Dickinson University's Metropolitan Campus, located in Teaneck, N.J. has graduated as of May 2012.
The University's Metropolitan Campus, located in the dynamic NY/NJ corridor in Teaneck, features a university atmosphere with an international perspective, attracting students from the U.S. and around the world. Undergraduates have access to the resources of a major graduate center and nearby New York City as an integral part of their learning experience.
Two Local Residents Graduate from Colby College
Local residents were among 465 seniors who graduated from Colby College May 20, receiving a bachelor of arts degree at the outdoor commencement in Waterville, Maine.
As commencement speaker, former British prime minister Tony Blair urged members of the Class of 2012 to continue learning with humility, to maintain an open mind, and to serve others. "Never stop learning. Carry on. And have the humility always to know that you can learn more," he said.
"Successful people are not defined by a restless search for fame and fortune but by an insatiable desire to be better and an infinite curiosity as to how. They're perpetual voyagers on the journey of self-improvement."
Colby President William D. Adams handed a diploma to each of the graduates. For digital images of graduates, please firstname.lastname@example.org.
William F. Greenberg of Rye Brook, the son of Steven Greenberg and Hannah Strasser of Rye Brook, majored in government and is a graduate of Hackley School.
Brandon Nieuw of Port Chester, the son of Jose Caceres and Rose Garcia of Port Chester, majored in anthropology and is a graduate of Rye Country Day School Upper School.
Founded in 1813, Colby College is the 12th-oldest independent liberal arts college in the nation. Colby provides a rigorous academic program that fosters transformational relationships between students and faculty. Graduates emerge as committed leaders ready to make an impact on their world. Colby is committed to making the full experience accessible to all qualified students, regardless of their ability to pay. The college enrolls 1,825 students.
Daniel Pilke of Port Chester Graduates from the University of Hartford
Daniel Pilke of Port Chester graduated from the University of Hartford on Sunday, May 20. Pilke received a Bachelor of Science in mechanical engineering technology.
Chartered in 1957 with the mission to be a "private university with a public purpose," the University of Hartford offers undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs in the arts, the humanities, business, engineering and technology, education, and the health professions. The University's student body of 7,000 represents 45 states and 58 countries. For more information, visit www.hartford.edu.
Jobin John of Rye Brook Awarded Degree at Sacred Heart University
Jobin John of Rye Brook was awarded the degree of Doctor Physical Therapy, at Sacred Heart University's Annual Commencement on May 12th and 13th in Fairfield, CT. Approximately 1,600 graduates received degrees from Sacred Heart University this year.
John Messina, a Resident of Rye Brook, Graduates From Fairfield University
John Messina a resident of Rye Brook, received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Fairfield University's College of Arts and Sciences at the 62nd Commencement ceremonies which took place on May 20, 2012, on Bellarmine Hall Lawn on the campus of Fairfield University.
1,328 undergraduate, graduate, and doctorate degrees were awarded during two ceremonies, one in the morning for undergraduates, and one in the afternoon for those receiving graduate and doctorate degrees. Fairfield University, founded in 1942, is a comprehensive Jesusit university in Fairfield, Connecticut, that prepares students for leadership and service in a constantly changing world. The University has awarded more than 45,000 degrees overall and has developed a national and international reputation for educational excellence.