Winter 2020 Commencement

Graduation from Bowie State University is a major milestone in your life that is shared by the university community that has been an integral part of your achievement and growth. We are excited to celebrate your hard work and perseverance.

Virtual Winter Commencement
Friday, December 18, 2020, 10:00 a.m.

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    Commencement Speaker

    Kevin Young

    Incoming Director, National Museum of African American History and Culture
    Poet, Author and Poetry Editor, The New Yorker

    Nationally celebrated poet and author Kevin Young is the director of the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, recently named a National Historic Landmark, and poetry editor of The New Yorker, where he hosts the poetry podcast. He will be the director of the National Museum of African American History and Culture starting in January 2021.