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Major News Networks Include UVM in Their Select Commencement Coverage

CBS Evening News leads their coverage with an iconic shot of Wynton Marsalis, UVM’s commencement speaker, closing his talk with the sound of his trumpet, while NBC uses much of Marsalis’ emotionally stirring speech over a montage of parents with their graduates. ABC features twelve UVM students in their piece, holding signs with three words describing their hopes and dreams for the future. Watch coverage from NBC, CBS and ABC...