Michelle Obama will speak at San Antonio’s College Signing Day

SAN ANTONIO, Texas (KXAN) — Michelle Obama will be in San Antonio on Friday to speak at the fourth annual College Signing Day at the University of Texas at San Antonio.

College Signing day is part of Destination College, a week-long event with free things to do around the city that Mayor Julian Castro started to attract more college students to San Antonio. The First Lady will talk to young student’s about the President’s ‘North Star’ education goal while she’s in Texas, a program which aims to make the U.S. the country with the most college graduates in the world again by 2020.

Michelle Obama will ask people across the country to join the North Star movement on Friday, May 2 by sharing photos of themselves in college apparel on social media using the #ReachHigher hashtag.


KXAN.com provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s