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Spring Commencement
Start Date: 5/12/2018 All Day
End Date: 5/12/2018

Event Description:
Spring 2018 Commencement will be held on Saturday, May 12, at 9 a.m. at PNC Arena.

Marian Wright Edelman, founder and president of the Children's Defense Fund, will deliver the commencement address. Edelman has been an advocate for disadvantaged Americans for her entire professional life. She was the first black woman admitted to the Mississippi bar and has won numerous honors, including the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation's highest civilian award.

Edelman and Temple Grandin, a pioneer in improving farm animal health and welfare, will receive honorary degrees during the ceremony.

Departmental graduations will be held in various locations in and around campus on May 10-12. Please check the event website for more details.

Location Information:
PNC Arena  (View Map)
1400 Edwards Mill Road
Raleigh, NC 27607
United States
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