Friday, April 10, 2015, 7:00 PM
Contact: Caitlin H. Krueger
When: Friday, April 10, 2015
Where: Waldorf Astoria New York
301 Park Avenue
New York, New York 10022
Cost: Cost varies. Please visit www.ionascholarshipgala.org for more details.
Details: On Friday, April 10, 2015, Iona College and the Board of Trustees will host the 2015 Scholarship Award Gala and Diamond Jubilee Celebration at the Waldorf Astoria New York. For over 52 years, this event honors individuals who embody the mission of Iona College and embrace the tradition of American Catholic higher education. The gala is unique as we will be honoring two deserving individuals while also recognizing the College’s 75th anniversary. The 2015 Legacy Award will be presented to Mr. James P. Hynes ’69, ’01H and the 2015 Blessed Edmund Rice Humanitarian Award will be presented to His Eminence, Timothy Cardinal Dolan '14H. Mr. Hynes is a dedicated alumnus of Iona as well as a past honorary degree recipient. Proudly serving as the chairman of the College’s Board of Trustees, he has been an integral part of Iona’s rich history and is a respected voice for the its strategic future. His Eminence, Timothy Cardinal Dolan, was the deserving recipient of an Honorary Doctorate for Public Service at the 2014 undergraduate commencement ceremony.