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Alec Baldwin: NYU's Commencement Speaker!

Alec Baldwin: NYU's Commencement Speaker!

Alec Baldwin braves nasty New York City weather to speak at NYU’s Commencement on Wednesday (May 12) at Yankee Stadium in The Bronx.

The 52-year-old actor, who is a 1994 graduate of the university’s Tisch school, was awarded an honorary Doctor of Fine Arts degree from NYU.

“California and Florida may have sunshine, but they don’t have NYU, am I right?” Alec joked in his speech as rain poured down on graduates.

Alec‘s It’s Complicated co-star, Meryl Streep, will deliver the commencement speech at NYC’s Barnard College next Monday (May 17). You can watch a webcast of her speech here!

FYI: Alec is hosting Saturday Night Live this weekend!

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  • I n F a m o u s l y C o o l..

    ..god, traffic was a biish yesterday by washington square park. it took me about 25mins to go 3 blocks just to get a fcuking crepe. all those damn kids walking around in their purple robes.. was i jealous, maybe a tiny bit. LOL

  • nicole

    52? still hot, though. Luv him

  • http://MADONNA.COM MADONNA

    LOVE ALEC!!!!!

  • mailey

    NYU is really pathetic to get alec baldwin for your commencement.

  • Anderson

    Haha, he should have gone “COFFEE IS FOR CLOSERS ONLY” on them.

  • http://www.baseballsocialnetwork.com/ Melissa

    they are all little pigs

  • http://blog.collegenetwork.com/blog/college-network College Network

    I didn’t know that Alec has a degree in NYU! Great speech !