Behind the Stole: Donning of the Kente Ceremony

WUVA sheds light on the Donning of the Kente ceremony hosted by the Office of African-American Affairs, which awards graduating black students with stoles made of kente cloth imported from West Africa.

Produced By: Kara Peters and Matthew Newton

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