Posts tagged: Commencement - Diverse

Father, Daughter Get Temple University Degrees Together

by Associated Press | May 13, 2018 PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A father and daughter in Philadelphia walked across the stage together to Read more

University of Florida Apologizes for Pushy Graduation Usher

by Associated Press | May 7, 2018
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida is apologizing to students who complained that [...] Read more

Indiana University Spent $1.65M on Spring Commencements

by Associated Press | July 30, 2017
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — According to figures provided by Indiana University, the university spent [...] Read more

Why Betsy DeVos Will Never be the HBCUs’ ‘Boo’

by | May 22, 2017
What the Betsy DeVos debacle at Bethune-Cookman University provides is an opportunity for criti [...] Read more

Some Notre Dame Students Plan to Walk Out During Pence Speech

by Associated Press | May 18, 2017
SOUTH BEND, Ind. — A University of Notre Dame student says he and some others plan to protest [...] Read more

Bethune-Cookman Graduates Chose Which Way They Wanted to Go

by | May 15, 2017
The decision by the students to show resistance was solidified. They could not straddle the fen [...] Read more

Guillermo: Trump Uses Liberty Commencement to Justify Trump

by Emil Guillermo | May 14, 2017
After one of the worst weeks of his truth-challenged presidency, Donald Trump was fortunate to [...] Read more

Protests, Boos Greet DeVos at Bethune-Cookman Commencement

by Susan L. Wright | May 10, 2017
Ever since officials announced the choice for this year’s commencement speaker at the histori [...] Read more

DeVos Taking Center Stage at Bethune-Cookman

by Reginald Stuart | May 9, 2017
Controversial U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos is scheduled to deliver a commencement ad [...] Read more

President Obama to Deliver Howard University Commencement Address

by Diverse Staff | April 14, 2016
President Barack Obama will deliver the commencement address at Howard University in Washington [...] Read more