BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD)- Southern University is holding their Fall 2020 Commencement ceremony in person on Dec. 11 at Mumford Stadium.
More than 450 students are expected to graduate.
The university will follow COVID-19 mitigations including:
- Social distancing
- Placing hand sanitizer stations
- Requiring all participants and guests to wear face coverings/masks
- Temperature checks
Each graduate will receive four tickets for guests.
The speaker for the night will be a Southern alumni, Kim Hunter Reed, Louisiana commissioner of higher education.
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