Tom Hanks spotted on Chapel; Martin Scorsese in front of JE (UPDATED)
Class Day speaker Tom Hanks was spotted strolling down Chapel Street shortly after 11 a.m. with a group of Yale students and faculty.
Hanks will take the podium during the Class Day ceremonies, which begin at 2 p.m. today.
UPDATED: 1:17 p.m.
We also got a sighting of acclaimed director Martin Scorsese in front of Jonathan Edwards College. We are hearing that he will be receiving an honorary degree tomorrow.
UPDATED: 7:07 p.m.
An email this evening from Dean Kyle Farley to JE students with instructions for Commencement alluded to Scorsese:
…after the President’s party walks by (with some famous people, like a certain film maker who got a JE tour today from Teri), we walk through Phelps Gate.