2018 Commencement Program

• 1 • Please stand for the procession and for the national anthem. PROCESSION Pomp and Circumstance Composed by Sir Edward Elgar Professor Anthony F. Mezzatesta, Grand Marshal Class of 1968, led by Alumni Marshal Class of 2018, led by Graduate Marshals and Curriculum Chairs Westchester Community College Faculty Members, led by Faculty Marshal Westchester Community College Academic Deans Honored Guests Westchester Community College Cabinet Members Westchester Community College Board of Trustees Honorable George Latimer, Westchester County Executive Belinda S. Miles, Ed.D., President of Westchester Community College NATIONAL ANTHEM The Star-Spangled Banner Written by Francis Scott Key WELCOME and INTRODUCTORY REMARKS Belinda S. Miles, Ed.D., President of Westchester Community College GREETINGS Honorable George Latimer, Westchester County Executive Heather Ostman, Ph.D., Faculty Senate Presiding Officer Hamza Raja, Student Government Association President COMMENCEMENT ADDRESS Millie Hernandez-Becker, President, Skyqueen Enterprises PRESENTATION of AWARDS RECOGNITION of VALEDICTORIAN and SALUTATORIAN Vanessa Morest, Ph.D., Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs VALEDICTORIAN ADDRESS David J. Finkelstein, Valedictorian, Class of 2018 RECOGNITION of the CLASS of 1968 Honorable John Nonna Chair, Westchester Community College Board of Trustees CONFERRAL of DEGREES and CERTIFICATES Belinda S. Miles, Ed.D. Vanessa Morest, Ph.D. ALUMNI PLEDGE Sergio F. Serratto, President, Westchester Community College Alumni Association, Class of 2008 RECESSION Guests are asked to remain seated as our Faculty and Graduates exit the ceremony. PROGRAM

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