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Director of the Center for Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships at the U.S. Department of Education to Speak at Wilberforce University’s Commencement Ceremony


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Event Date 1: May 07, 2011 10:30 am - 12:30 pm

The Rev. Brenda Girton-Mitchell, director of the Center for Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships at the U.S. Department of Education, will deliver the baccalaureate address at Wilberforce University’s commencement. The ceremony will begin at 10:30 a.m., on Saturday, May 7, and take place in the University’s Alumni Multiplex.

Girton-Mitchell will congratulate 132 graduates at the service and will celebrate the families that have supported them through their postsecondary education. Remarks will highlight motivational words of wisdom acquired from her own life experiences as well as insights from other successful individuals who have made a positive difference in their respective communities.

Note to editors: Members of the press interested in attending can contact Mr. Eppechal Smalls, Vice President for Development¸ at 937-708-5709 or esmalls@wilberforce.edu for more information.


Event 1
Who : The Rev. Brenda Girton-Mitchell, director of the Center for Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships at the U.S. Department of Education
What : Remarks at Wilberforce University’s baccalaureate service
When : 10:30 a.m. EDT on Saturday, May 7, 2011
Where : Alumni Multiplex
Wilberforce University
1055 N. Bickett Road
Wilberforce, Ohio
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