Haskins Award Dinner

Haskins logo with 40th anniversary bannerNYU Stern is pleased to announce the 2019 The Haskins Giving Society Award Dinner will take place on Thursday, May 9, 2018 at Gotham Hall in honor of our Haskins Giving Society members and the recipient of the 2019 Charles Waldo Haskins Award, Elizabeth Elting, MBA '92. Learn more.
Now in its fourth decade, the annual Haskins Award Dinner is one of NYU Stern's most esteemed and longest-standing events. Since the inaugural dinner in 1980, held at Fifth Avenue's famed St. Regis Hotel, this event has honored the School's most generous donors and the recipient of our Haskins Award, who is recognized for outstanding achievement in business and public service. 

Past Charles Waldo Haskins Award recipients include:

2018 Andrea C. Bonomi (BS '86)

Chairman and Founder of Investindustrial
See highlights.

2017 Philip L. Milstein (MBA '74)
Principal of Ogden CAP Properties
See highlights.

2016 Nicolas Berggruen (BS '81)
Chairman of Berggruen Holdings, Inc.
Founder of the Berggruen Institute
See highlights.

2015 Kenneth I. Chenault
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, American Express Company
See highlights.

2014 Ambassador Carla A. Hills
Chair and Chief Executive Officer, Hills & Company, International Consultants

2013 Dr. Clifton R. Wharton, Jr.
President Emeritus, Michigan State University
Chancellor Emeritus, State University of New York System
Former Chairman and CEO, TIAA-CREF
Former Chairman, Rockefeller Foundation
U.S. Deputy Secretary of State

2012 Michael R. Bloomberg
108th Mayor of the City of New York

2011 Peter G. Peterson
Chairman, Peter G. Peterson Foundation

2010 Roger C. Altman
Founder and Chairman, Evercore Partners

2009 Judith Rodin
President, The Rockefeller Foundation
Former President, University of Pennsylvania

2008 John W. Snow
Chairman, Cerberus Capital Management, L.P. and
Former United States Secretary of the Treasury

2007 Jeffrey R. Immelt
Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer, GE

2006 William R. Berkley (BS ’66)
Chairman and CEO, W. R. Berkley Corporation
Chairman, Board of Overseers, NYU Stern School of Business
Vice Chairman, Board of Trustees, New York University

2005 Rudolph W. Giuliani
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Giuliani Partners, LLC
107th Mayor of the City of New York

2004 Arthur Levitt
Former Chairman, Securities and Exchange Commission
Citigroup Distinguished Fellow in Leadership and Ethics at NYU Stern

2003 Theodore B. Olson
42nd Solicitor General for the United States

2002 Robert E. Rubin
Director, Chairman of the Executive Committee, Citigroup Inc.
Former U.S. Secretary of Treasury

2001 James R. Schlesinger
Former U.S. Secretary of Defense and Secretary of Energy
Senior Advisor to Lehman Brothers, Inc.

2000 Kenneth G. Langone (MBA '60)
Chairman, President, and CEO
Invemed Associates, LLC

1999 Paul Volcker
Former Chairman of the Board of Governors, Federal Reserve System
Former Chairman and CEO, James D. Wolfensohn & Co., Inc.

1998 Richard S. Fuld, Jr. (MBA '72)
Chairman and CEO, Lehman Brothers, Inc.

1997 Alan Greenspan (BS '48, MA '50, PhD '77)
Chairman of the Board of Governors, Federal Reserve System

1996 Henry Kaufman (PhD '58)
President, Henry Kaufman & Company, Inc.