Sesquicentennial: Roosevelt Degree Conferral Image Gallery

Winter 2009

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September 25, 2008
Top of the Rock at Rockefeller Plaza, New York City

Dean Schizer honored Presidents Theodore and Franklin Delano Roosevelt with posthumous degrees. Both attended Columbia Law School but never received their J.D.s, instead departing early to embark on their historic political careers.