Dominican College granted 537 degrees during commencement exercises on May 21, with 370 students earning undergraduate degrees and 167 earning advanced degrees. The Class of 2017 includes the first seven students to earn the newly-offered Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree. Read more>
The citation: It is with great pleasure and deep respect for the contributions with which Raymond J. McGuire has enriched the lives of so many that Dominican College is proud to award the degree of Doctor of Humanities, honoris causa.
From the citation: For her highly regarded leadership and commitment to providing excellence in health care resources to our community, Dominican College is pleased to confer upon Dr. Mary Leahy the degree of Doctor of Science, honoris causa.
Christopher Dahl (shown here with Sr. Mary Eileen O'Brien,OP, President) won the Outstanding Senior Award. Chris is a Biology/Pre-Med major with a 3.95 GPA, who is headed to Stony Brook University School of Medicine.
From the citation: In recognition of her dedication to excellence, her willingness to take on challenges, her selfless donation of time, and her commitment to social justice, Dominican College is proud to present Amy Noelle with the 2017 Badami Outstanding Alumna Award. (The award was accepted by her mother on her behalf.)
From the citation: In recognition of her ongoing visionary work and support of the most vulnerable in our society, along with her relentless pursuit of the truth, Dominican College is proud to present Jill A. Warner with the 2017 Veritas Medal.
Watch the live stream of Dominican College's 63rd Commencement Exercises at the Westchester County Center, Sunday, May 21 2017