George Mason University students launch petition against hosting Youngkin as commencement speaker
George Mason University's choice of Glenn Youngkin for commencement speaker receives backlash
George Mason University announced Thursday that Republican Virginia Gov. Glenn Youngkin will be the commencement speaker for the graduating class of 2023 in EagleBank Arena on May 18.
‘Harmful And Disrespectful’: George Mason Students Petition To Remove Glenn Youngkin As Graduation Speaker
Students at a Virginia public school are rallying to get their governor removed as the commencement speaker for the upcoming graduation, according to reports.
George Mason University students petition against Youngkin as commencement speaker
George Mason University students are petitioning against the college’s decision to host Virginia Gov. Glenn Youngkin as the graduation commencement speaker in May. Senior Alaina Ruffin started the petition Thursday, one day after university president Gregory Washington announced that the Republican governor will speak before “the largest and most diverse class of graduates ever.” The petition has received more than 4,000 signatures since then. …