WHAT IS KARAMU YA WAHITIMU/CELEBRACIÓN DE LOS GRADUADOS?
It is a pre-commencement celebration and final Rites of Passage graduation ceremony to celebrate the accomplishments of all graduating African, African American, Native American and Latino/Hispanic undergraduate and graduate students.
Students are recognized and bestowed with a cultural cloth by a faculty member in their respective college. And will receive practical advice from a Kent State University Alumni and former Karamu participant, who will serve as the Keynote Speaker.
When is KARAMU YA WAHITIMU/CELEBRACIÓN DE LOS GRADUADOS?
The Fall 2017 Date will be released soon!
Who Can Participate?
Students of color graduating Fall 2017
How Can I Participate?
Students can participate by registering. Registration will open in October 2017!
Please Note: If you do not register to participate in the ceremony and you would like a cultural stole, you will have to purchase the stole at a discounted rate from the Student Multicultural Center.
Who Can I Contact for Questions?
If you have any questions, please call the Student Multicultural Center at, (330) 672-3560 or email us at, STUDENT_MULTICULTURAL_CENTER@kent.edu.