Office of the Vice President for Global Communications

Thursday, December 2, 2010

Flint and Dearborn campuses name commencement speakers

U-M's two regional campuses have announced their speakers for fall commencement ceremonies.

James Vella, president of Ford Motor Company Fund and Community Services, will be the keynote speaker at the UM-Dearborn commencement ceremony at 2:30 p.m. Dec. 18.

The UM-Flint commencement will be at 2:30 p.m. Dec.12. The speaker will be A. Boh Ruffin, a distinguished alumnus of UM-Flint and a commercial technology specialist for Corning Inc.