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Former President Bill Clinton and Howard University president Sidney A. Ribeau shake hands. President Clinton was bestowed an honorary doctorate of laws.

The Howard University 145th Commencement ceremony was held on Saturday, May 11, 2013 on the main campus Upper Quadrangle. President Bill Clinton delivered the commencement address and was bestowed an honorary doctorate of laws.

(Photos by Joi Pearson for Steed Media Service)

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Former Virginia governor Doulgas Wilder, a member of the Howard University Board of Trustees, and Howard University president Sidney Ribeau

Former Virginia governor Doulgas Wilder, a member of the Howard University Board of Trustees, and Howard University president Sidney Ribeau

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2013 graduates at the 145th Howard University Commencement ceremony

2013 graduates at the 145th Howard University Commencement ceremony

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Howard University alumna

Howard University alumna

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Howard University faculty march to their seats during the processional.

Howard University faculty march to their seats during the processional.

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Former president Bill Clinton

Former president Bill Clinton

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Howard University faculty

Howard University faculty

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Dr. Paula Whetsel-Ribeau, wife of Howard University president Dr. Sidney Ribeau

Dr. Paula Whetsel-Ribeau, wife of Howard University president Dr. Sidney Ribeau

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Former President Bill Clinton shakes hands with former Virginia governor Douglas Wilder, a member of the Howard University Board of Trustees

Former President Bill Clinton shakes hands with former Virginia governor Douglas Wilder, a member of the Howard University Board of Trustees

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Howard University faculty

Howard University faculty

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Howard University faculty march to their seats during the processional.

Howard University faculty march to their seats during the processional.

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2013 graduates at the 145th Howard University Commencement ceremony

2013 graduates at the 145th Howard University Commencement ceremony

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2013 graduates at the 145th Howard University Commencement ceremony

2013 graduates at the 145th Howard University Commencement ceremony

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2013 graduate at the 145th Howard University Commencement ceremony

2013 graduate at the 145th Howard University Commencement ceremony

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2013 graduate at the 145th Howard University Commencement ceremony

2013 graduate at the 145th Howard University Commencement ceremony

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2013 graduates at the 145th Howard University Commencement ceremony

2013 graduates at the 145th Howard University Commencement ceremony

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2013 graduates at the 145th Howard University Commencement ceremony

2013 graduates at the 145th Howard University Commencement ceremony

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2013 graduate at the 145th Howard University Commencement ceremony

2013 graduate at the 145th Howard University Commencement ceremony

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Howard University president Sidney A. Ribeau

Howard University president Sidney A. Ribeau

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2013 graduates at the 145th Howard University Commencement ceremony

2013 graduates at the 145th Howard University Commencement ceremony

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145th Howard University Commencement on Saturday, May 11, 2013

145th Howard University Commencement on Saturday, May 11, 2013

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Former President Bill Clinton and Howard University president Sidney A. Ribeau shake hands. President Clinton was bestowed an honorary doctorate of laws.

Former President Bill Clinton and Howard University president Sidney A. Ribeau shake hands. President Clinton was bestowed an honorary doctorate of laws.

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