Moisés Kaufman Speaks at Salute 2017 Dean Allyson Green speaks at Salute 2017 NYU President Andrew Hamilton speaks at Salute 2017 Welcome to Salute 2017 from Dean Allyson Green Donald Shorter, Annella Kaine, and Ali Kashfi pose with the Tisch banner at Yankee Stadium. Ali Kashi, MFA Design for Stage and Film. His parents took this photo while they watched the ceremony from Iran. Faculty member John Canemaker holds the NYU Torch. NYU President Andrew Hamilton, Tisch School of the Arts Dean Allyson Green, and Salute Speaker Moisés Kaufman. Faculty member Lauren Davis and Commencement Speaker Pharrell Williams walk onto the field at Yankee Stadium. Student Speaker Analisa Gutierrez Andrew Hamilton and Dean Allyson Green hood Cinema Studies PhD graduate Artel Great. Student Procession at Salute NYU Pipes and Drums Faculty and Administrators Procession Tisch Dance Department performs at Salute Graduate Acting and Undergraduate Drama students perform the Salute finale.