- WHAT: NYU School of Laws Convocation; 1,035 students will graduate (477 J.D.s; 551 LL.M.s; 4 J.S.D.s, and 3 advanced certificates in law and business)
- WHO: Addressing the graduates will be Dr. Zalmay Khalilzad, former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations (2007-09) and former U.S. Ambassador to Iraq (2005-07) and U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan (2003-05); Dr. Khalilzad is currently a counselor at the Center for Strategic and International Studies and president of Khalilizad Associates
- WHEN: Friday, May 15, 2009. Ceremony begins at 10:30 a.m.
- WHERE: WaMu Theater at Madison Square Garden
*Press should enter at 8 Penn Plaza entrance (W. 33rd Street between 7th and 8th Avenues), which will open at 7:00 a.m.