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Boston Scenes 05-19-2016

Jerez Walton, class of 2015, served as the Chief Marshal.
Juma Crawford delivered an inspirational commencement address. “Give back to people and give back to your community. Give back. No matter where you go in this world, it’s all about helping people - everyone has received help in some form or fashion,” he said.
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Caps flying!
Roxbury Community College President Valerie Roberson poses for a photo with one of RCC’s graduates after presenting him with his diploma.
The Class of 2016 celebrates their accomplishments.
RCC Commencement Speaker Robert Lewis, Jr. delivers words of wisdom and encouragement to the Class of 2016.
Co-Valedictorian Jane Ogola Mbayi (AA, Health Science) proudly celebrates with her classmates at the end of her commencement speech.
Members of RCC’s Class of 2016 pose for a photo prior to the start of the 41st Annual Commencement Ceremony.
Student organizer Fania Joseph rallies students who turned out to City Hall Tuesday to demonstrate against the 2017 BPS budget. Students say this year’s budget will force cuts that will reduce course offerings and extracurricular activities.
Grads Shine at Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology’s 108th Commencement: Approximately 180 graduates stepped into a brighter at the108th commencement at Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology. Held in the college’s historic auditorium, the Class of 2016 left BFIT with degrees and valuable job skills in technical fields experiencing strong job growth. Roxbury Community College holds 41st Annual Commencement Ceremony: On Friday, May 13, 2016, Roxbury Community College held its 41st Annual Commencement Ceremony at the Reggie Lewis Track and Athletic Center. Commencement Speaker Robert Lewis, Jr. delivered a powerful address to RCC’s grads, and co-valedictorians Sheldon Sadik Hall and Jane Ogola Mbayi shared words of wisdom with their peers. Over 200 of the 366 members of the Class of 2016 proudly received their degrees and celebrated their accomplishments with their peers, families, and RCC’s faculty and staff.