UD will hold the annual Kente Stole Ceremony on Friday, May 25, in Clayton Hall.

May 25: Kente Stole Ceremony

UD to hold annual Kente Stole Ceremony, honoring students of African ancestry

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4:10 p.m., April 2, 2012--The University of Delaware will hold its annual Kente Stole Ceremony, honoring students of African ancestry, at 7 p.m., Friday, May 25, in the main ballroom of Clayton Hall.

The event, sponsored by UD's Center for Black Culture, celebrates the accomplishments of members of the Class of 2012 and their families.

Events Stories

Dec. 1: Inspirational webinar

A compelling webinar featuring University of Delaware alumnus David Mays, a member of the Class of 2002, will be offered at noon, Monday, Dec. 1.

Dec. 2: Meet with the provost

UD students, faculty and staff are invited to meet with Provost Domenico Grasso in an open-format, town hall meeting Dec. 2.

The Kente stoles, which are worn as an acknowledgement of one's African ancestry, symbolize accomplishment, community, unity and pride.

Those who plan to attend are asked to RSVP before May 10 at this website.

For a copy of the invitation, click here.

Photo by Kevin Quinlan

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