(Photo Credit: Tammy Garnes) The First Lady Michelle Obama delivered the commencement address at the 2011 Spelman College graduation this weekend. She was awarded with an Honorary Doctorate along side Sisters Debbie Allen and Phylicia Rashad, Howard University Alumni, who received Honorary Doctorates in Fine Arts.
After all that hoopla this is what Common performed at the White House this week. Well they say there is no such thing as bad publicity, so thank you media storm, you helped to accentuate another talented artist. Video of the entire evening below.
Barack & Michelle to cover Essence in March ’10
oin First Lady Michelle Obama, community leaders, teachers, doctors, nurses, moms and dads in a nationwide campaign to tackle the challenge of childhood obesity. Let’s Move! has an ambitious but important goal: to solve the epidemic of childhood obesity within a generation.
Visit msnbc.com for Breaking News, World News, and News about the Economy President Obama is the first person ever to have a wax sculpture in all 8 Madame Tussauds! Today the statues were unveiled in Washington, D.C.
Check out the First Lady’s official portrait.
Many Americans are waiting for Barack, but Michelle’s place on stage may represent a greater transcendence.