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Michelle Obama to speak at NC A&T commencement

First lady Michelle Obama will deliver the commencement address at North Carolina A&T State University next month, the White House announced Wednesday.

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GREENSBORO, N.C. — First lady Michelle Obama will deliver the commencement address at North Carolina A&T State University next month, the White House announced Wednesday.

Obama also will speak at graduation ceremonies at Virginia Tech and Oregon State University this spring.

North Carolina A&T is "part of the rich legacy of historically black colleges and universities that have been instrumental in educating generations of African-Americans," the White House said in a statement.

The school's commencement is scheduled for May 12.

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