The NYU School of Professional Studies Undergraduate Convocation Ceremony took place at the Manhattan Center, Hammerstein Ballroom, on Friday, May 20, marking the first in-person NYU SPS ceremony since 2019. Award-winning poet and essayist Crystal Williams ’98, president of Rhode Island School of Design (RISD), and a Division of Applied Undergraduate Studies graduate, delivered inspiring remarks to the graduating class. Maya Kwok, who graduated with a BS in Hotel and Tourism Management from the NYU SPS Jonathan M. Tisch Center of Hospitality, was the Undergraduate student speaker. NYU President Andrew Hamilton and NYU SPS Dean Angie Kamath also delivered remarks.
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