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Vera Wang, Sarah Lawrence College class of 1971, (Credit: Caylena Cahill)

Vera Wang, Sarah Lawrence College class of 1971, delivers the commencement address at the college's 85th commencement. (May 24, 2013)

Vera Wang delivers commencement speech at Sarah Lawrence College

Vera Wang, Sarah Lawrence College class of '71, delivers the commencement address to the 2013 Sarah Lawrence College graduating class in Bronxville. (May 24, 2013)

Vera Wang, Sarah Lawrence College class of 1971,
(Credit: Caylena Cahill)

Vera Wang, Sarah Lawrence College class of 1971, delivers the commencement address at the college's 85th commencement. (May 24, 2013)

Graduates cheer during the commencement ceremony at Sarah
(Credit: Caylena Cahill)

Graduates cheer during the commencement ceremony at Sarah Lawrence College in Bronxville. (May 24, 2013)

Vera Wang, Sarah Lawrence College class of 1971,
(Credit: Caylena Cahill)

Vera Wang, Sarah Lawrence College class of 1971, delivers the commencement address at the college's 85th commencement. (May 24, 2013)

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Members of the Sarah Lawrence College graduating class
(Credit: Caylena Cahill)

Members of the Sarah Lawrence College graduating class of 2013 and audience members listen to speakers, including Vera Wang, class of 1971, who delivered the commencement address on campus in Bronxville. (May 24, 2013)

Graduates cheer during the commencement ceremony at Sarah
(Credit: Caylena Cahill)

Graduates cheer during the commencement ceremony at Sarah Lawrence College in Bronxville. (May 24, 2013)

Vera Wang, Sarah Lawrence College class of 1971,
(Credit: Caylena Cahill)

Vera Wang, Sarah Lawrence College class of 1971, delivers the commencement address at the college's 85th commencement. (May 24, 2013)

Members of the Sarah Lawrence College graduating class
(Credit: Caylena Cahill)

Members of the Sarah Lawrence College graduating class of 2013 listen to speakers, including Vera Wang, class of 1971, who delivered the commencement address on campus in Bronxville. (May 24, 2013)

Sarah Lawrence class of 2013's co-presidents speak during
(Credit: Caylena Cahill)

Sarah Lawrence class of 2013's co-presidents speak during the 85th commencement ceremony. (May 24, 2013)

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Friends and relatives of the Sarah Lawrence College
(Credit: Caylena Cahill)

Friends and relatives of the Sarah Lawrence College class of 2013 enjoy the 85th commencement ceremony. (May 24, 2013)

Vera Wang, Sarah Lawrence College class of 1971,
(Credit: Caylena Cahill)

Vera Wang, Sarah Lawrence College class of 1971, delivers the commencement address at the college's 85th commencement. (May 24, 2013)

Graduates cheer during the commencement ceremony at Sarah
(Credit: Caylena Cahill)

Graduates cheer during the commencement ceremony at Sarah Lawrence College in Bronxville. (May 24, 2013)

Members of the Sarah Lawrence College graduating class
(Credit: Caylena Cahill)

Members of the Sarah Lawrence College graduating class of 2013 enter the commencement ceremony on the college's campus in Bronxville. (May 24, 2013)

A man takes a photo on his tablet
(Credit: Caylena Cahill)

A man takes a photo on his tablet during the graduation ceremony at Sarah Lawrence College in Bronxville. (May 24, 2013)

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Members of the Sarah Lawrence College graduating class
(Credit: Caylena Cahill)

Members of the Sarah Lawrence College graduating class of 2013 enter the commencement ceremony on the college's campus in Bronxville. (May 24, 2013)

Diplomas are set on a stone wall prior
(Credit: Caylena Cahill)

Diplomas are set on a stone wall prior to being handed out during the 85th commencement ceremony at Sarah Lawrence College in Bronxville. (May 24, 2013)

An umbrella sticks out of the side of
(Credit: Caylena Cahill)

An umbrella sticks out of the side of the tent where Sarah Lawrence College in Bronxville holds its commencement ceremony. (May 24, 2013)

Flowers decorate one graduate's cap at Sarah Lawrence
(Credit: Caylena Cahill)

Flowers decorate one graduate's cap at Sarah Lawrence College in Bronxville. (May 24, 2013)

Members of the Sarah Lawrence College graduating class
(Credit: Caylena Cahill)

Members of the Sarah Lawrence College graduating class of 2013 line up to receive their diplomas. (May 24, 2013)

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Graduates cheer during the commencement ceremony at Sarah
(Credit: Caylena Cahill)

Graduates cheer during the commencement ceremony at Sarah Lawrence College in Bronxville. (May 24, 2013)

Members of the Sarah Lawrence College faculty applaud
(Credit: Caylena Cahill)

Members of the Sarah Lawrence College faculty applaud as members of the class of 2013 receives their diplomas. (May 24, 2013)

A graduate receives her diploma from Sarah Lawrence
(Credit: Caylena Cahill)

A graduate receives her diploma from Sarah Lawrence College's president during the 85th commencement ceremony. (May 24, 2013)

Members of the Sarah Lawrence College graduating class
(Credit: Caylena Cahill)

Members of the Sarah Lawrence College graduating class of 2013 line up to receive their diplomas. (May 24, 2013)

A grandmother congratulates her graduate at Sarah Lawrence
(Credit: Caylena Cahill)

A grandmother congratulates her graduate at Sarah Lawrence College in Bronxville. (May 24, 2013)

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Friends and family of graduates cheer as the
(Credit: Caylena Cahill)

Friends and family of graduates cheer as the class of 2013 receives its diplomas at Sarah Lawrence College in Bronxville. (May 24, 2013)

Friends of graduates, who couldn't fit inside the
(Credit: Caylena Cahill)

Friends of graduates, who couldn't fit inside the tent, cheer as the class of 2013 receives its diplomas at Sarah Lawrence College in Bronxville. (May 24, 2013)

A woman takes a photo during the graduation
(Credit: Caylena Cahill)

A woman takes a photo during the graduation ceremony at Sarah Lawrence College in Bronxville. (May 24, 2013)

A graduation cap decorated celebrates the accomplishment of
(Credit: Caylena Cahill)

A graduation cap decorated celebrates the accomplishment of finishing college. (May 24, 2013)

Friends ocongratulate graduates after the ceremony at Sarah
(Credit: Caylena Cahill)

Friends ocongratulate graduates after the ceremony at Sarah Lawrence College in Bronxville. (May 24, 2013)

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The Sarah Lawrence College class of 2013 tosses
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The Sarah Lawrence College class of 2013 tosses its caps in celebration of the accomplishment. (May 24, 2013)

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