Media Advisory: Atty. General Eric Holder to Address Inaugural Graduating Class of 2013 at National Collegiate Prep

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Attention: Reporters covering education, government, politics, public service and leadership

WHAT: Attorney General of the United States, Eric H. Holder, Jr. will deliver the commencement address to the inaugural graduating class of National Collegiate Preparatory School’s class of 2013.

WHEN: 3 p.m., Monday, June 10.

WHERE: Howard University, Cramton Auditorium, 2455 6th St NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20001

DETAILS: Attorney General of the United States, Eric H. Holder, Jr. will deliver the commencement address for National Collegiate Preparatory School’s graduating class on the campus of Howard University on Monday, June 10.

Holder was sworn in as the 82nd Attorney General of the United States on Feb. 3, 2009. He is the first African American to hold that post. Prior to that, Holder was a litigation partner at Covington & Burling LLP. From 1997 to 2001, Holder served under President Clinton as the Deputy Attorney General, the first African American named to that post.

Members of the press are invited to attend this rite of passage, as friends and family gather to watch students become graduates. The celebration honoring the class of 2013 will begin promptly at 3 p.m. Credentialed media wishing to cover the attorney general’s remarks must RSVP with Renee McMullen (renee@mtmbizconsulting(dot)com) or call (240) 461-9615 by 12 p.m. on Friday, June 7. Parking/public transportation information can be found here. Due to heightened security, please note all bags and equipment will be checked as you enter the event. Media will receive additional information about security sweep Friday afternoon, after they RSVP.

About the Graduating Class of 2013
The founding class of 53 students have all been accepted to colleges and universities throughout the country and will receive a combined amount of scholarship and grant money totaling more than $700,000.00.

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