Rutgers University celebrated its graduates at the school’s 251st commencement on Sunday, May 14, 2017. The keynote speaker was Steven Van Zandt of Bruce Springsteen’s E Street Band and The Sopranos. Coverage was hosted by Dom Savino, Ryan Berger, and Lauren Forsman. Pre-commencement coverage included a memory montage from WRSU seniors, as well as an interview with author, WRSU Alum, and Professor Mark Beal, discussing his new book, “101 Lessons They Never Taught You In College.” Plus, interviews with Jason Gaines and Yauris Hernandez, “future scholars” from New Brunswick who were among the more than eleven thousand graduates upon whom degrees were conferred at High Point Solutions Stadium.
Hear WRSU’s entire coverage below: