May 25: Kente Stole Ceremony
UD to hold annual Kente Stole Ceremony, honoring students of African ancestry
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.
Through July 31: 'Margaret Walker' exhibition
July 31: Ragtime and jazz concert
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