Lang Graduation Ceremony
Lang College Graduation Student Speaker - GRADUATING LANG SENIORS ONLY
Students nominated for the speaker position will be asked to submit a speech outline and a one-page abstract, as well as a brief biography. Based on a committee review of these materials, finalists will be invited to an audition, and a candidate selected to deliver the student address at Lang College Graduation.
Students interested in speaking at the University-wide Commencement can learn more about that process here (Deadline March 1).
David Woods Award for Humanitarianism - GRADUATING LANG SENIORS ONLY
This award recognizes a graduating senior for exceptional, ongoing involvement in humanitarian service to the community. It acknowledges a commitment to service not recognized by other means, motivated instead by the altruism of the student. The honoree must have an outstanding academic and service record, showing evidence of having extended herself or himself in an unusual degree to help others. This award was established in honor of David S. Woods, a New York City youth who died coming to the service of another. Eligible nominees will be contacted to submit a service resume/biography for consideration.
Dean's Alumni Circle Award - GRADUATING LANG SENIORS ONLY
This award is presented annually to a graduating senior for exceptional involvement in service to Lang College. The recipient will be someone who displays future promise of maintaining an engaged relationship with Lang College as an alumnus, and will be selected by the Dean’s Alumni Council.
Faculty Advisor Excellence Award - NOMINATE FACULTY ONLY
Presented annually to recognize exceptional service, guidance and mentorship by a faculty advisor at Eugene Lang College.
Staff Advisor Excellence Award - NOMINATE STUDENT SUCCESS ACADEMIC ADVISORS ONLY
Presented annually to recognize exceptional service, guidance and mentorship by a student success academic advisor at Eugene Lang College. (You can find the current list of Academic Advisors here: https://www.newschool.edu/lang/directory/)