Karamu Ya Wahitimu/

Celebración de los Graduados

This pre-commencement celebration and final Rites of Passage is graduation ceremony to celebrate the accomplishments of all graduating African American, Native American, Latinx, Hispanic and Multiracial undergraduate and graduate students. A senior speaker will provide remarks before students are recognized and bestowed with a cultural cloth by a faculty member in their respective college.

Celebration Date and Time

Fall 2019 Karamu will be held on Thursday, Dec. 12 at 6:00 p.m.

Eligibility Requirements

African American, Latinx American, Hispanic, Native American and Multiracial students graduating in Fall 2019.


Registration is now closed. Please contact the Student Multicultural Center if you have any questions. 

Information and Questions

If you have any questions, please call the Student Multicultural Center at, (330) 672-3560 or email us at, STUDENT_MULTICULTURAL_CENTER@kent.edu.