2017 Graduation

On June 9th, 2017, with friends, family, board members, volunteers, supporters and staff in attendance, the Prison University Project celebrated the graduation of 14 of its students from the College Program at San Quentin. Each student received their Associate of Arts Degree, transferrable to any college or university, after completing 20 classes in the humanities, social sciences, math, and science.

Below you will find a transcription of Angelo F.'s valedictory remarks, excerpts from interviews with the graduating class, and a video of the ceremony.

THE CEREMONY
MEET THE GRADUATES