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    VPA 2011 Gala and Senior Fashion Show

    Vanessa Williams given Icon of Style Award

    June 6, 2011

    SU's College of Visual and Performing Arts honored renowned actress and recording artist Vanessa Williams '85 with the 2011 Icon of Style Award. Williams, an alumna of the college's Department of Drama, received the award at VPA's New York City Gala held this Spring at JPMorgan Chase, One Chase Manhattan Plaza, 60th floor.

    The event also honored JPMorgan Chase & Co. Chief Administrative Officer Frank Bisignano, who will receive the college's Dean's Award of Distinction.

    The gala's fashion show featured the top collections from fashion design seniors in VPA's Department of Design.