Sharpton to speak at HBCU commencement ceremonies

AmNews Staff Reports | 4/25/2019, midnight
The Rev. Al Sharpton announced his spring speaking schedule this week, which will include commencement addresses at Historically Black Colleges ...
Al Sharpton

The Rev. Al Sharpton announced his spring speaking schedule this week, which will include commencement addresses at Historically Black Colleges and Universities in Tennessee, South Carolina and Virginia.

Sharpton will deliver commencement addresses at three HBCUs: Tennessee State University and Fisk University in Tennessee, both of which will award him honorary degrees, and Voorhees College in South Carolina. His early May schedule also includes remarks at the First Baptist Church in North Chesterfield, Va., and the Pittsburgh NAACP Chapter.

Headed to the United Kingdom, Sharpton is also addressing students and faculty at the University of Cambridge on April 30.