Bill Clinton to address first graduation ceremony of NYUAD on Saadiyat Island

ABU DHABI: The former US President Bill Clinton will deliver on 25th May a keynote speech at New York University Abu Dhabi’s (NYUAD) first graduation ceremony, which will be held at NYUAD new campus on al-Saadiyat Island. It is set to open officially this summer.

The ceremony itself will be held at NYUAD’s newly built campus on Saadiyat Island, which is set to officially open this summer. The event will see 140 students from 49 countries graduating.

Clinton received an honorary degree from NYU. He presented an international group of NYUAD students with the top prize in the annual Hult Global Case Challenge in April 2012.

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SOURCE: WAM