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ESPN President John Skipper Speaks At The Tuskegee University Commencement And…

…it was a CELEBRATION! Strike up the band… the best band in the land, the Tuskegee University Golden Virtuosos!!

Wow. I have a LOT of family and friends who are Tuskegee Institute and Tuskegee University alumni. I may well have attended myself, but The University Of Alabama ended up being the best option (financially, mainly) for continuing my education post-high school. However, anyone who grew up in ‘Skegee can tell you that TU and the town that surrounds it are bound in many ways; especially on Football Saturdays (Homecoming Weekend = Off The Meter!) and special commemorations. So, I may not be a TU alum, but I am a true Tuskegeean (46!)… and trust me, that is way past close enough for me join in celebrating this.

See more footage and some of what students and Presidents Skipper and Johnson had to say on this occasion after the jump.

(Wonder if any of this made SportsCenter over the weekend? Best bet for worthy coverage is ESPN’s ‘The Six’ with Jemele Hill and Michael Smith.)

#ESPNSportsCenterTheme #TUBallandParlay #MCP #TUCommencement2017#CelebratingTUBestandBrightest


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The Beatz+Lyrics Show with Jayforce: Señor Kaos Graduation (Rebroadcast / Podcast)

Cropped show logoThis is a rebroadcast & now podcasted episode of Atlanta’s premier hip hop radio show that aired Saturday night 6/13/15 from 9pm-12midnight EST / 6pm-9pm PST on our various radio affiliates including Atlanta’s ABLRADIO. In addition to the quality uncut bangers played on the show this week, Jayforce, TwiceBorn The God, & Odell also had a special guest interview with with Atlanta based emcee Señor KaosSeñor Kaos stopped by to let fans know he’s leaving Atlanta & filled us in as to what exactly he’s got coming plus his coming farewell party.

Make sure you check out the new “JAYFORCE” APP for iPhone, Android & Blackberry! DOWNLOAD THE NEW APP HERE!

DOWNLOAD: New episode of The Beatz+Lyrics Show – Señor Kaos Graduation
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Kanye West Addresses Graduates Of L.A. Trade Technical College (Video)

Just think… Whatever you think about the man, having Yeezus show up and give a real talk at your graduation would rate high among your college memories. Even cooler if a popular campus brag has been that Professor West was once part of the faculty there. Well, Guess Who’s Bizzack? Yep, took it there for a sec. Watch Kanye West address L.A. Trade Tech’s newest cap-n-gowners.

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