Valedictorian Denver Sadzwia calls for action in Commencement Speech. Read it here.
57TH International Tea
Sunday, January 18, 2015
Alma C. Hanson Student Center
LOC Homecoming - January 28-31, 2016
National Alumni Association Winter Meeting - January 30-February 1, 2015
Saturday, February 21, 2015
National TRiO Day Celebration,
Saturday, February 28, 2015
Spring Intermezzo Concert
Monday, March 02, 2015
Sponsored by the Music Department
Amistad Weekend – March 7-8, 2015
Sunday, April 12, 2015
Brown Missionary Baptist Church
Concert – 4 p.m.
Student Exhibits – 3 p.m.
Concert Choir Annual Spring Concert,
Saturday, April 18, 2015
Alumni Reunion and Commencement Weekend
May 07 – 09, 2015: Reconnect, Rebuild and Renew
Join fellow alumni for a weekend of reunion, celebration and commemoration. Register to enjoy the following events that will provide opportunities to reconnect, rebuild and renew relationships:
HBCU Alumni Mixer for Young Adults
Leadership Memphis - 365 South Main Street. – 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. (Free event)
Registration - 8:00 a.m.
Residence Hall Breakfast and Campus Tour - 9:00 a.m. – noon
Lunch with Legends – Noon
Alumni Annual Meeting - 1:30 p.m.
Lantern Service – 7:00 p.m.
145th Commencement – 10:00 a.m.
Temple of Deliverance, 369 GE Patterson Ave.
Alumni Awards Gala - 7:00 p.m.
Sunday Worship at Second Congregational Church - 10:45 a.m.
This year’s commencement speaker will be Donna Brazile, political strategist, journalist, professor, author and Vice Chair of Voter Registration and Participation for the Democratic National Committee. She’s an on- air contributor for CNN, NPR and ABC and has worked on every presidential campaign since 1976. She also managed the campaign for former Vice President Al Gore when he ran for president in 2000.
Ms. Brazile was named in Essence magazine as one of the top 50 women in America. As an author, she has written a memoir, Cooking with Grease: Stirring the Pots in American Politics. She is deeply rooted in politics and her passion now working to encourage young people to vote and to run for public office.
The Alumni Reunion registration fee is $75.00 and covers all events. Alumni who do not register may purchase tickets to select events by calling Alumni Director, Frankie Jefferies at 901-435-1530.