Michelle Obama Speaking at our 2015 August School of the Month

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FLOTUS Michelle Obama to deliver commencement speech at Tuskegee University Saturday, May 9.

First Lady Michelle Obama will deliver the address at Tuskegee University’s 130th Spring Commencement Ceremony  on Saturday, May 9, 2015, at 11 a.m. CST in the Gen. Daniel “Chappie” James arena.

Mrs. Obama is the second first lady in Tuskegee’s history to visit the university. She has become a national and international role model for women and an advocate for poverty awareness, higher education, and healthy living. A product of Chicago public schools, Mrs. Obama studied sociology and African-American studies at Princeton University. After graduating from Harvard Law School in 1988, she joined the Chicago law firm Sidley & Austin, where she later met Barack Obama. Full Story on Tuskegee.edu 

The Tom Joyner Foundation has selected Tuskegee University as the 2015 August School of the Month. Stay tuned to Tomjoynerfoundation.org for details about their school of the month campaign.

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