Cast of “A Different World” to Visit Norfolk State

Cast members from the 90’s hit television show “A Different World” are coming to Norfolk State University to discuss the importance of higher education and the value of Historically Black Colleges and Universities.

The event is sponsored by SunTrust Bank and will benefit ACCESS College Foundation and Norfolk State University’s Honors College. The program is designed to be entertaining and educational and will feature open dialogue to draw parallels between the TV show to real-life experiences for college and high school students.

“It IS A Different World: College Changes EVERYTHING!” will feature actors Kadeem Hardison (Dwayne), Jasmine Guy (Whitley), Cree Summer (Freddie), Charnele Brown (Kim) and Darryl Bell are coming to NSU’s L. Douglas Wilder Performing Arts Center on Saturday, April 16 at 3:00 p.m. The cost is $15 for students and $20 for adults.

This event will also serve to recruit prospective students. NSU will also offer guidance through the college application process, the ability to meet with NSU faculty and students, participate in a registration fair, and tour NSU’s campus. The registration and campus tour is free and open to the public and will begin at 9 a.m.

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