CCAC To Hold Virtual Commencement Ceremony

The May 14 event will be on social media

Lynne Hayes-Freeland
April 28, 2020 - 3:28 pm

Joe DeStio/ KDKA Radio

PITTSBURGH (Newsradio 1020 KDKA) - The Community College of Allegheny County has announced a virtual commencement ceremony for students graduating during the pandemic.

Professor Mary Beth Johnson tells KDKA Radio’s Lynne Hayes-Freeland the May 14 ceremony will be streamed on all the college’s social media pages, including Facebook and Instagram at #CCACVirtualGrad

The names will also be streamed on YouTube.

LISTEN: Professor Mary Beth Johnson on CCAC's virtual commencement

Allegheny County Rich Fitzgerald will be joined by others to offer the students congratulations during the online event.

Graduates names will be read during the 7 p.m. event.

The community college will lead up to graduation with their online “CCAC Class of 2020 Celebration Week” initiative.

Jennifer Bloodworth contributed to this story.

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