Ben Hider - Event and Portrait Photographer based in New York City and Westchester
Dr. John Sexton
New York University (NYU) President
In our field, the accomplishments of John Sexton and NYU are truly laudable and have set a powerful example in the global higher education community. IIE is eager to honor Dr. Sexton, and to celebrate his commitment to growing NYU from being an institution that is in and of the city, to being one that is in and of the world – a truly Global Network University.
Celebrated Graphic Designer and Fulbright Alumnus (U.S. to Italy, 1952)
IIE will honor Milton Glaser in recognition of his highly distinguished career as a Fulbright alumnus and as the foremost graphic designer of modern time, most renowned for his I (heart) NY logo and orthography.
The first female President of the University of Tikrit, who was forced to flee Iraq following the June 2014 ISIS takeover and is now undertaking a Scholar Rescue Fund fellowship in the U.S. Midwest.