January 19, 2023 MANHATTAN, New York – Emily Ratajkowski, 31–year-old Actress, Super Model and Political Activist delivered the commencement address during the 2023 winter commencement ceremony at Hunter College in New York City on Thursday.
Ratajkowski is an entrepreneur, writer, actor, model and activist. Born in London to American parents and raised in Encinitas, California, Ratajkowski began acting as a child before she appeared in two episodes of the Nickelodeon series iCarly.
She recently launched a podcast “High Low with EmRata,” which explores subjects of politics, philosophy, feminism, pop culture, relationships, and fashion.
Ratajkowski can be seen wearing a violet cap and gown as she delivered the commencement speech.
“We are thrilled that Emily Ratajkowski will share her insights with our graduates and their families and friends,” said Hunter College President Jennifer J. Raab. “Her ability to pivot from television to modeling to movies to best-selling author is a lesson all our graduates can learn from. She’s a Renaissance woman for our digital age.”