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The University of Delaware campus community is invited to attend the annual Kente Stole Ceremony, sponsored by UD's Center for Black Culture, at 7 p.m., Friday, May 24, at Clayton Hall.

Kente Stole ceremony

Campus community invited to attend Kente Stole Ceremony May 24

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11:12 a.m., April 15, 2013--The University of Delaware campus community is invited to attend the annual Kente Stole Ceremony, sponsored by UD’s Center for Black Culture, at 7 p.m., Friday, May 24, at Clayton Hall.

The event will celebrate the accomplishments of members of the Class of 2013 and their families.

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The Kente Stoles, which are worn as an acknowledgement of one’s African ancestry, symbolize accomplishment, community, unity and pride.

A light reception at 6 will precede the event.

To attend, RSVP by May 10 by calling 302-831-2991, sending email to slw@udel.edu or using the online form.

For an invitation, click here.

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