ronchernow_2017cspeaker_smlRon Chernow, a Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer and commentator on politics, business, and finance, will be the featured speaker at Lafayette College’s 182nd Commencement Saturday, May 20.

The College will present him and three other distinguished individuals with honorary degrees.

Recipients are:

Ron Chernow – Pulizer Prize-winning biographer
Laneta Dorflinger ’75 – pioneer in the field of contraceptive technology
Seifollah Ghasemi – CEO of Air Products
Meredith Monk – composer, singer, director, choreographer

For more information, read: Alexander Hamilton Biographer Ron Chernow to Speak at Commencement. View and download photos of honorary degree recipients in Flickr.

Contact Kristine Todaro,, 610-330-5119, if you have any questions or need assistance.


Photos courtesy of Lafayette College.

Kristine Y. Todaro
Director/Special Projects & Media Relations
Lafayette College

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