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Black president invites Betsy DeVos to speak at commencement

Bethune-Cookman University students greeted U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos with boos and turned backs at the HBCU’s 2017 commencement. This response to her speech came after students, faculty and alumni voiced strong opposition to her invitation to address the graduating class. Many are asking why the University of Baltimore’s president, Kurt L. Schmoke, extended a fall commencement invitation to the […]