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Terry, Jacquet Receive Honorary Degrees

Trumpeter Clark Terry (pictured) will receive an honorary doctorate from Purchase College State University of New York at the school’s 32nd commencement ceremony on Friday, May 14th. University president Thomas J. Schwarz will award Terry with the degree before approximately 852 undergraduate and 64 graduate NYU students. Honorary degrees will also be conferred on Billy Collins, Poet Laureate of the United States (2001-2003) and philanthropist Joan Weill.

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