Malala Yousufzai is an Oxford graduate now

YouTube shared a 12-second clip of Malala from the special virtual commencement ceremony.

Malala Yousufzai is graduateYouTube shared a 12-second clip of Malala from the virtual ceremony - OyeYeah News

Malala Yousufzai, the world’s youngest Nobel laureate, and activist is an Oxford graduate now.

However, this time the graduation ceremony did not take place in its traditional manner amid coronavirus pandemic.

Instead, a special virtual commencement ceremony was held and the young activist was part of the popular lineup in YouTube original, Dear Class of 2020.

The virtual commencement event brought together inspirational leaders, celebrities and YouTube creators to celebrate graduates, their families, and their local communities.

YouTube shared a 12-second clip of Malala from the virtual ceremony.

“Don’t be defined by what you lose in this crisis but by how you respond to it”, said Malala while addressing the millions graduating all around the globe.

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“You have gained your education, now it’s time that you go out and use it for the betterment of the world. Congratulations to the class of 2020!”, she added.

The popular YouTube lineup had stars such as Beyonce, Lady Gaga, Justin Timberlake, Alicia Keys, Shawn Mendes, Katy Perry, and Taylor Swift, who hailed the class of 2020 on this outstanding achievement.

Furthermore, the event included popular K-Pop band BTS which brought the Dear Class Of 2020 YouTube event to a roaring close with a 12-minute performance of three-hit songs.

the authorSaman Siddiqui
Saman Siddiqui, A freelance journalist with a Master’s Degree in Mass Communication and MS in Peace and Conflict Studies. Associated with the media industry since 2006. Experience in various capacities including Program Host, Researcher, News Producer, Documentary Making, Voice Over, Content Writing Copy Editing, and Blogging, and currently associated with OyeYeah since 2018, working as an Editor.