Tennessee State University will live stream its spring graduation this weekend.
Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms and motivational speaker Dr. Eric Thomas will be commencement speakers at TSU’s dual spring graduation ceremonies.
Mayor Bottoms will speak on Friday, May 4, at the graduate commencement ceremony in the Howard C. Gentry Complex, beginning at 5 p.m.
On Saturday, May 5, Thomas will address undergraduate students in Hale Stadium.
In this archive fall commencement photo, Tennessee State University President, Dr. Glenda Baskin Glover walks with Dr. Michael L. Lomax, president, and CEO of the United Negro College Fund, who served as commencement speaker.
Since 2004, Lomax has led the UNCF, the nation’s largest provider of scholarships and other educational support to African-American students.
Under his leadership, UNCF has raised $2.3 billion and helped more than 92,000 students earn college degrees and launch careers. Annually, UNCF’s work enables 60,000 students to go to college with UNCF scholarships and attend its 37 member historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs).
According to TSU news service, the university will graduate more than 1,000 undergraduate and graduate students at its dual spring commencements on May 4 and 5, 2018.
Click here to live stream the spring undergraduate commencement.