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HUD Secretary Julian Castro to speak at Miami Dade College graduation

Julián Castro, U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, will speak at Miami Dade College graduation Saturday at the Wolfson and Hialeah Campuses.

Castro is a former mayor of San Antonio and among the speculated names for Hillary Clinton's vice presidential pick. Castro keynoted the 2012 Democratic convention.

Other speakers include Manny Medina, e-Merge founder, entrepreneur, and MDC alumnus at the InterAmerican and Homestead Campuses ceremony; Dr. Mark Everett, newly-appointed MDC’s Medical Campus President who will be speaking to graduates at the Medical Campus ceremony; Mr. Javier Palomarez, president and CEO of U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce at the Kendall Campus ceremony; and the Honorable Mr. Jean Monestime, chair of the Miami-Dade County Commission, at the closing ceremony for North and West Campuses graduates.