Khan to give 2013 commencement

Published 03/05 2013 04:19PM

Updated 03/05 2013 05:27PM

UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- The UI is reaching out to one of its own to give this year's commencement address. Shahid Khan will speak at the campus-wide ceremony.

Khan graduated from UI with an engineering degree in 1971. He's now president of the Urbana-based automotive supplier, Flex-n-Gate. He also owns the NFL's Jacksonville Jaguars.

The ceremony is Sunday, May 12.

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