This edition: 11th Annual Peter Jennings Scholarship Laurel AwardTweet
Original tape date: June 19, 2013.
First aired: September 9, 2013.
The Peter Jennings Scholarship Program provides scholarships to adults who have achieved their GED diplomas through the CUNY Adult Literacy/GED Program, to continue their education at a CUNY College. Eleven men and women were scholarship recipients. Kayce Freed Jennings, president of the Peter Jennings Foundation spoke of the determination and perseverance of each of the scholarship winners.
Keynote speaker: Dr. John B. King, Jr., Commissoner of Education NY State. Special guests: Suri Duitch, Jennifer M. Jones, Kayce Freed Jennings. Moderator: Jay Hershenson. Taped June 19, 2013 at the Graduate Center, City University of New York.
Suri Duitch University Dean-Continuing Education, CUNY
Jay Hershenson Sr. Vice Chancellor, University Relations/CUNY
Kaycee Freed Jennings President, Peter Jennings Foundation
Jennifer M. Jones Student
Dr. John B. King, Jr. Commissoner of Education/President, SUNY, The State University of New York
John Mogulescu Sr. University Dean-Academic Affairs, CUNY