Commencement Time – Check out this year’s Notable Speakers at HBCU’s

[Dallas, TX – April 27th, 2015]


  • Alabama State University: Dave Zuchowski – Hyundai Motor America CEO
  • Johnson C. Smith : Tom Joyner  {MORE INFO}
  • Tougaloo College : Tom Joyner
  • Jarvis Christian College : Former U.N. Ambassador and Former Atlanta Mayor, Andrew Young, Jr.
  • Xavier University of Louisana :
    • Mary Landrieu
    • Dr. Vartan Gregorian
    • (former) U.S. Attorney General, Eric Holder
    • Earvin “Magic” Johnson
  • Bowie State University: Congressman Elijah E. Cummings
  • Edward Waters College :  Florida State Senator Chris Smith
  • Coppin State University: Johnny C. Taylor and Dr. Donald Wilson
  • Dillard University: Denzel Washington
  • Philander Smith College : David Banner
  • Florida A&M University: Producer Will Packer and Tom Vilsack
  • Howard University: Ursula M. Burns
  • Morehouse College: Deval Patrick
  • North Carolina A&T State University: U.S. Rep. John Lewis
  • Spelman : Donna Brazile
  • Jackson State: NAACP President/CEO Cornell William Brooks
  • Winston-Salem :Common
  • South Carolina State :U.S. Senator Tim Scott
  • University of District Columbia : Sect., Homeland Security Jeh Johnson
  • Tuskegee : FLOTUS Michelle Obama
  • Prairie View A &M University :  Dr. George C. Wright, PVAMU President
  • Tennessee State :NAACP Board of Director’s Chair Rosalyn Brock and Memphis Mayor A. C. Wharton
  • Alabama A&M : Congressman James Clyburn
  • Hampton University : U.S. Rep. John Lewis 
  • Clark Atlanta University 5/18 8am  Marc H. Morial CEO National Urban League

Details about some speakers on HBCU Lifestyle Click Here 

Cherie S. White
Cherie S. White
Cherie S. White is Director of Digital Strategy for the Tom Joyner Foundation, a writer and editor.