PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) – The COVID-19 pandemic caused Portland State University to reimagine how it would graduate the class of 2020.

On Sunday, they held a virtual commencement.

Each school and college at PSU had videos uploaded to YouTube Sunday morning to mark the graduation.

The ceremony began with the Unipiper performing “Pomp and Circumstance” on the bagpipes.

PSU says 6,000 people graduated Sunday, and the oldest graduate was 73.

Copyright 2020 KPTV-KPDX Broadcasting Corporation. All rights reserved.

Locations

Recommended for you

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.