The Obamas will headline YouTube’s graduation ceremony

It seems college students who’re graduating this yr can have some choices in terms of their alternative of a digital ceremony. Following Fb, YouTube introduced in the present day it plans to host a web-based commencement ceremony to honor the category of 2020 as they’re pressured to remain dwelling because of the coronavirus pandemic. Dubbed “Pricey Class of 2020,” the occasion will kick off on June sixth at 3PM ET, with a graduation handle delivered by former President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama. Google CEO Sundar Pichai may also make an look, as will musicians like Woman Gaga, Alicia Keys and Kelly Rowland. As you might need guessed from the festival-like lineup, they’re going to be musical performances in between speeches. And on the finish, Okay-pop group BTS will host a digital after-party.