FREDERICK, Md. - U.S. Sen. Barbara Mikulski, D-Md., will deliver the commencement address at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 16, at the residential quadrangle at Hood College in Frederick.
She will join the approximately 2,000 parents, grandparents, children, spouses and friends who will attend the outdoor commencement ceremony.
During the program, the college will award Corella Bonner with an honorary doctorate of humanities. She is one of the founders of the Corella and Bertram F. Bonner Foundation, based in Princeton, N.J., which offers competitive scholarships at Hood adn 21 other colleges and universities.
Baccaulaureate will be at 8 p.m. Friday, May 15, at Coffman Chapel with Shannon Griffiths, director of the honors program and associate professor of sociology at Hood, giving the evening address.