Contract Publisher John Rouse was honored with an Honorary Doctorate in Fine Arts from the New York School of Interior Design (NYSID) on at the school’s commencement on Wednesday, May 20. Here are a few photos from the event. Learn more about John Rouse and the honorary doctorate here.
Contract Publisher John Rouse delivers a speech upon receiving the honorary degree from NYSID.
Hospitality designer Trisha Wilson received an honorary degree, and delivered the commencement speech. Wilson was the 2014 Contract Legend Award recipient.
The NYSID honorary degree recipients were (from left) Contract Publisher John Rouse, designer Trisha Wilson, and designer Jamie Drake.
At the commencement ceremony, guests of Contract Publisher John Rouse were (from left) Contract Editor in Chief John Czarnecki, Eileen McMorrow, former Contract Editor in Chief Jennifer Busch, and Dennis Cahill.