Excelsior College hosted its annual Commencement ceremony on July 8 in Albany, New York at the Empire State Plaza. More than 2,400 individuals attended, including nearly 400 graduates, accompanied by their family and friends. General Peter Pace, USMC (Ret.), 16th chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, delivered the keynote address. This is Part 2. See Commencement 2016: Behind The Scenes Photos (Part 1) for additional photos.