Barbara Walters surprises Sarah Lawrence grads

Students graduating from Sarah Lawrence College on Friday received an unexpected surprise. Alumna Barbara Walters was in attendance to wish graduates a wonderful fulfilling life

Alumna Barbara Walters was in attendance to wish

Alumna Barbara Walters was in attendance to wish graduates well and present the school with archives of her work as a television journalist.

BRONXVILLE - Students graduating from Sarah Lawrence College on Friday received an unexpected surprise.

Alumna Barbara Walters was in attendance to wish graduates a wonderful fulfilling life and present the school with a gift – archives of her work as a television journalist. 

Students told News 12 that they were inspired to see such a successful alumna.

Key note speaker Fareed Zakaria, a CNN host and author, shared the importance of a liberal arts education with the graduates.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

VIDEO: Ossining chase leads to crash, manhunt for 1 VIDEO: Ossining chase leads to crash, manhunt for suspect
Police say the chase ended when the suspect 2 Manhunt underway in Ossining after high speed chase
Kristina's Korner tracks the 3 Trending: 'Mick Jagger Baby' and 'Celebrity Apprentice'
VIDEO: 4 charged with selling heroin in Newburgh 4 VIDEO: 4 charged with selling heroin in Newburgh
They say Ken Smith, who was sick all 5 Mount Vernon police search for missing NYC corrections officer

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Kristina Cartwright heads to a fun and different Where Are We On Wednesdays?

Kristina Cartwright heads to a fun and different location in the Hudson Valley!

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE