Dawes was the first African American woman to win an individual Olympic gymnastics medal.
Another year, another bad commencement speaker.
Hoyer makes all too much sense as UMD's commencement speaker.
Spring graduates and guests will also receive tickets to a football game on Sept. 12.
Many local hotels are seeing an increase in cancellations due to spring events no longer taking place.
The University of Maryland cancelled in-person commencement due to the novel coronavirus pandemic.
The former national intelligence director will speak at Xfinity Center in December.