Sarah Lawrence College holds 90th commencement ceremony

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Sarah Lawrence College in Yonkers held its 90th commencement ceremony Friday.

Families beamed with pride as 280 graduates received their degrees on the Westlands South Lawn.

Darren Walker, the president of the Ford Foundation, delivered the keynote address. 

The Ford Foundation is an international social justice philanthropy organization with a $13 billion endowment and $600 million in annual grants.

Walker is widely known for his roles in helping to bring a resolution to Detroit's historic bankruptcy and revitalizing Harlem in the 1990s.

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