ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) - Graduating from college is a milestone moment for many.
At the Empire State Plaza Convention Center, Excelsior College is holding its annual graduation ceremony on Friday. The oldest graduate to walk across the stage today is 72 years old. Get this, 60 years separate the oldest and the youngest.
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Following a Black History Month celebration at the Thompson Center Friday, Rauner said he was planning to meet with the Chicago superstar in the coming week. He also lauded Dorothy Jean Tillman, a young artist who was honored at Friday’s event for her contributions as a children’s book writer and ensemble member at the Harold Washington Cultural Center.
It’s ashame that when there is GOOD NEWS on our Black Youth especially when they are associated with EXCELLENCE to this Magnitude the News turns the other cheek and refuses to report on it, so we definitely will but unfortunately due to their lack to report on it we know very little besides what you see below from The Blue Program in Chicago, Illinois that she was apart of in some way that shouted her out.