By: Lanetra Bennett I WCTV Eyewitness News
October 5, 2017
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) -- FAMU celebrated Founders' Day by holding its annual Convocation at Lee Hall Thursday morning.
Florida A&M University was founded October 3, 1887 by Thomas Gibbs and Thomas Tucker.
Former FAMU President Dr. James Ammons was Thursday's keynote speaker. He's the university's 10th president.
He gave tribute to the school's founders and past leaders.