Winter 2014 Commencement

Friday, December 19, 2014, 10:00 a.m.
Leonidas S. James Physical Education Complex

Congratulations to the class of 2014! Bowie State University welcomes you to the Commencement website, where graduates, family members and the university community may find information about the ceremony.

Commencement Speaker

Director, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution

Dr. Johnnetta B. Cole has had a distinguished career as an educator and humanitarian addressing racial, gender, and all other forms of inequality and is recognized for her leadership and service. She has served as director of the Smithsonian National Museum of African Art since 2009 and was previously president of Spelman College and Bennett College for Women. >

One of Our Oldest Alumni

Barbara Fletcher Martin Class of 1943

Barbara Hortense Fletcher Martin was a longtime educator in Maryland schools and served as chair of the Prince George's County School Board. She and her husband, Clement, famously led the fight to reopen the historic Highland Park school after desegregation forced it to close. >

Graduate Profiles

View profiles from our Graduate and Undergraduate students. >