Alvin Community College to hold virtual commencement for graduates

ACC is planning to have virtual commencement ceremonies for graduating students. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
ACC is planning to have virtual commencement ceremonies for graduating students. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

ACC is planning to have virtual commencement ceremonies for graduating students. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

Alvin Community College has decided to hold a virtual graduation ceremony for spring 2020 graduates.



The virtual commencement will consist of prerecorded ceremonies that include each graduate being announced individually with their picture and a commencement speech. There will be two ceremonies for graduates of the Dual Degree program and on-campus students. The videos will be available May 22 and 23.



“I know this is not what students and family look forward to in a graduation ceremony but we want to celebrate our students' accomplishments while also protecting their health and safety,” President Christal M. Albrecht said in a press release.



Spring 2020 graduates who would like a traditional ceremony can participate in the fall commencement in December.



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