Posts Tagged: CLASS OF 2020

Obama’s Voice Support for George Floyd During Virtual Graduation Message

Barack and Michelle Obama led a virtual graduation over the weekend. Many high school and college graduations were affected by the Coronavirus pandemic and had to search for other alternatives for graduation.  I just watched the Netflix special “Becoming” and it was so inspiring, and to able to hear from the Obama’s and other celebrities,… Read more »

Obama Criticizes Virus Response in Online Graduation Speech

Former President Barack Obama criticized the current government’s Coronavirus response in two separate online graduation speeches. In Saturday’s address to graduating high school seniors, Obama panned “grown-ups, including some with fancy titles and important jobs who do what feels good, convenient and easy.  That’s how little kids think and that’s why things are so screwed… Read more »

LeBron James Foundation Beautifully Honors #ClassOf2020

KUDOS to the LeBron James Family Foundation for spear-heading such a beautiful tribute to the #Classof2020, their parents, teachers and more.  ‘Graduate Together: High School Class of 2020‘ was awesome and all of the speakers, including former President Barack Obama and Pakistani activist Malala Yousafzai; and musical tributes were inspiring and amazing. Malala gained world-wide notoriety… Read more »

High School Principal Visited Each Of His 612 Graduating Seniors

Students are feeling the pain of these lost moments, but so are school administrators and teachers. Virdie Montgomery, the principal of Wylie High School in Wylie, Texas, couldn’t stand the thought of all those important events falling away for his school’s 612 seniors. “I looked at that calendar and I saw all these things that… Read more »

Oprah Winfrey Will Give Class of 2020 Commencement Speech

Due to the coronavirus, it has shut down many high school and college graduations. Graduating is an important milestone in many people’s lives and to not walk across the stage has many people shattered. However, there are many people that want to bring light in the situation by giving them an experience that they will… Read more »