Chadwick Boseman is returning to his alma mater Howard University to give the commencment address

Chadwick Boseman is returning to his alma mater Howard University to give the commencment address 

Posted: 10:43 am Friday, April 20th, 2018

By tysheeks

How dope is this!

‘Black Panther’ star Chadwick Boseman is returning to his alma mater Howard University to give the commencment address.

Via Page Six:

The university announced Wednesday that Chadwick Boseman will give the keynote address at Howard’s 150th commencement ceremony on May 12.

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News outlets report Boseman will be presented with an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters, the university’s highest honor.

Howard University President Wayne Frederick said his role in the blockbuster “Black Panther” film “reminds us of the excellence found in the African diaspora and how Howard continues to be a gem that produces the next generation of artist-scholars, humanitarians, scientists, engineers and doctors.”

The South Carolina native also starred in movies portraying Jackie Robinson, James Brown and fellow Howard graduate Thurgood Marshall.