First lady Michelle Obama will deliver the commencement address at Dillard University on May 10 for the university's 2014 graduating class of 243 students. Obama's address at the historically black university is part of a series of visits to schools and areas central to her higher education initiative. The visit to New Orleans follows President Barack Obama's November 2013 visit to the Port of New Orleans. Michelle Obama also spoke at the National Council of La Raza conference in July 2013. The Dillard University ceremony begins at 10 a.m.