Dean Peter J. Awn announced that Professor Nicholas Dirks will be this year's Class Day speaker, and Ben Shababo is the Valedictorian. There are two Salutatorians of the Class of 2013, Damian Harris-Hernandez and Tiekka Tellier.
Matt Mireles ’08 lives an ambitious life. “I always wanted adventure,” he said. After travelling the country and exploring a number of career paths, Mireles has established himself as a technology startup entrepreneur.
Ret. Gen. George W. Casey, the 36th U.S. Army chief of staff and the commanding general for Operation Iraqi Freedom from 2004-2007, will be an honorary guest and give brief remarks at Columbia University School of General Studies graduation on May 13 at 9 a.m. in New York City.