MILTON – Curry College bestowed degrees on Sunday, May 20, 2018, at Commencement Exercises in Milton.
Social entrepreneur Dr. Navyn Salem, Hon. ’18 served as Commencement speaker and was awarded an honorary Doctor of Business Administration degree.
Salem founded Edesia, a nonprofit organization that helps get high-quality “miracle” food into the hands of the world’s most malnourished children.
Three Framingham students received degrees. They were:
- Matthew Crone received a Bachelor of Arts degree
- Jacqueline Karger received a Bachelor of Arts degree
- Erin Vacaro received a Certificate of Advanced Graduate Study in Educational Leadership degree
The College also awarded an honorary Doctor of Laws degree to the Hon. Anthony M. Campo, ’79, Hon. ’18.
Campo, an Associate Justice of the Superior Court in Massachusetts, is a Curry College alumnus and trustee.
Founded in 1879, Curry College is a private, four-year, liberal arts-based institution located on 131 acres in Milton, Mass. Curry extends its educational programs to a continuing education branch campus in Plymouth, Mass. Curry offers 27 undergraduate majors, as well as graduate degrees in business, education, criminal justice, and nursing, with a combined enrollment of over 3,700 students. The student body consists of approximately 2,000 traditional undergraduate students, 1,400 continuing education students, and 300 graduate students. Approximately 1,575 of its students reside on the Curry campus. The largest majors are business management, communication, nursing, criminal justice, and education.