| Paris McLaughlin and her children
|| Gertrude Love, scholarship fundraiser for Metropolitan New Testament Baptist Church
| Student Sabrina Skelton
|| Student Marquis Bullock with faculty member Leslie Johnson and Assistant Professor Esmel Essis
| Keynote speaker Thaddeus Pinckney
|| Professor Tamu Chambers
| Students citing "7 Principles of Kwanzaa" - Dexter Geohagan, Elaundress Ballard, Victoria Bonds, Shonnell Anderson, Sabrina Skelton and Shar'nae Webb and Marquis Bullock."
|| Rapper/dancer Travis Brew "Young Star"
| Singer Stephanie Robinson-Brown