Foxman is the national director of the Anti-Defamation League(ADL). He is a Holocaust survivor who joined the ADL in 1965 and has devoted his life to fighting anti-Semitism, bigotry and discrimination throughout the world. He will receive an honorary Doctor of Laws degree.
U.S. Senator Edward J. Markey (D-Mass.) served for 37 years in the U.S. House before being elected last year to fill the seat held by now-Secretary of State John Kerry. He received an honorary Doctor of Laws degree from Suffolk University in 2002 and this year will receive a special award recognizing his lifelong commitment to public service.
President-elect, American Bar Association
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
Tribal council chairman, Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe of Massachusetts
The Wang Theatre hosts an impressive array of world-class programs, right in the heart of downtown Boston.
It is located a short distance from many of Boston's MBTA stops. In addition, there are several parking lots either adjacent to, or a short walk from, the theater.