Cedarhurst resident earns her degree from Monroe College


Among the 2,800 students who received their degree at Monroe College’s 84th annual graduation ceremony at Madison Square Garden in June was Cedarhurst resident Josseline Jimenez, a 2014 Lawrence High School graduate, who not only was presented with her Bachelor of Business Administration degree in hospitality management, but also graduated cum laude from the Bronx school.

Monroe’s class of 2017 included graduates from 68 countries. In addition to the U.S. and its territories, there were also students from Antigua, Bahamas, Bangladesh, China, Dominica, India, Jamaica, Netherlands Antilles and South Korea.