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Narendra Martin graduates from Vassar College

Fairfield native Narendra Charles Edward Martin graduated from Vassar College on May 24, 2020.

Martin majored in Urban Studies. He graduated with Urban Studies Department Honors.

College President Elizabeth Bradley presided over the 156th Vassar College commencement ceremony, held virtually due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Bachelor of Arts degrees were conferred on 629 graduating seniors.

Three-time Academy Award nominee, two-time Emmy Award-winning producer, Vassar College alumnus and Trustee Jason Blum ’91 delivered this year’s commencement address. He urged Vassar grads to be bold about their future, declaring that they could either be scared by what’s ahead or treat it as their next great adventure.

Vassar College is an independent, residential liberal arts college, founded in 1861 in Poughkeepsie, New York.