Chic Brains: LIM College Breeds Another Graduating Class
Congratulations are in order for LIM College’s graduating class of 2013! The school had its commencement ceremony at Avery Fisher Hall at Lincoln Center on Friday night. Mark Mendelson, president and CEO at Ellen Tracy, gave the keynote address and also received the college’s Distinguished Achievement Award and honorary Doctor of Commerical Science degree at the ceremony, where more than 300 undergrads and 46 MBA grads took home degrees. The valedictorian was Samantha Mellone, who’s about to embark on a new journey as an editorial assistant at KIWI mag. Stylist Deborah Waknin received the Shining Star Award, which recognizes outstanding LIM alumni who graduated 10 or more years ago.