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African / African American Graduation

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The African and African American Graduation ceremony is a pre-commencement celebration to honor African and African American students who through unyielding determination have successfully completed an Associate Degree and or Certificate, from a Peralta College. The ceremony is representative of African and African American culture and heritage and embraces the values of community and scholarship.

This year’s graduation ceremony will be held at North Oakland Missionary Baptist Church

1060 32nd St, Emeryville, CA 94608      

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Saturday, May 20th, 2017

Ceremony 11:00 am. No tickets required for entry


Graduate Information:
Arrival Time: 9-9:30 am, check in and Continental Breakfast
Attire: Dress to Impress. Please wear cap and gown.
Items to Purchase: Kente sashes will be available before the ceremony.
$15.00 (cash only)
Photographers will be available for photos

Fill out the form below to RSVP

Your Name (required)

Your Student ID (required)

College (required)

Degree (required)

Your Phone Number


BCC students attend African American Graduation 2013 (1)
Video from the 2016 African / African American Graduation


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