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Davenport University Grad Gets Do-Over Back Flip on ‘Steve Harvey Show’ [Video]

Bobby Blank, of Holland, became a viral video sensation in April when he face planted while attempting a back flip at Davenport University's graduation ceremonies at Van Andel Arena in Grand Rapids.

On Tuesday, he received another chance.

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Capt. Richard Phillips Visits Grand Rapids for Davenport Gala [Video]

Capt. Richard Phillips is in Grand Rapids today.

Phillips was captain of the MV Maersk Alabama during its hijacking by Somali pirates in April 2009; and his heroics were chronicled in the Oscar-nominated 2013 film "Captain Phillips" starring Tom Hanks.

Tonight, he is the keynote speaker for Davenport University's Excellence in Business Dinner Gala, a black-tie fund-raiser for Davenport University Foundation student scholarship funds, at DeVos Place.

This morning, he spent time with me on 100.5 The River. I was filling in for Andy Rent on the "Andy Rent Show" along with guest host Tim Harris. Andy is currently on vacation in Hawaii, where he's on a group tour with YMT Vacations and listeners of 100.5 The River.

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Davenport University Grad Attempts Back Flip at Commencement [Video]

"Attempts" is the key word in that headline.

On Sunday afternoon at Van Andel Arena, Davenport University held its commencement ceremony for this semester.

It went like any regular graduation for the most part - people spoke, talked about the future, and people wore caps and gowns.

It wasn't until they started handing out diplomas that something extraordinary happened. A graduate attempted a back flip. It didn't end well.

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