African American Graduates Celebration

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The 2023 celebration will be held in person

Registration Deadline: April 15, 2023

This event is a celebration for African American graduates and their families sponsored by the FCC African American Faculty and Staff Association.


Our Annual African American Graduates Celebration will be held on:

Saturday, May 6, 2023
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
FCC - Cafeteria

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Graduates or guests who may need special accommodations should indicate the need during the time of registration.

Registration for event and reception 

To participate in the FCC African American Graduates Celebration 2023, students must complete and submit the free registration form online before April 15, 2023.

Register to attend the African American Graduates Celebration.

The Kente Sash

The Kente Sash is a “gift” that will be given or mailed to first-time graduates after they participate in the celebration provided they register and attend. Graduates that attend via zoom, will be provided an email after registering with instructions on where to send their photos and information to be included in the virtual presentation.


No cap and gown are required for this event. Please dress in professional attire.

If you have any questions or would like to arrange any special accommodations please contact JoEllen Green at