President Joe Biden will ship the keynote speech in the course of the Naval Academy commencement and fee ceremony subsequent month, the academy introduced.
Biden is scheduled to handle the Class of 2022 at 10 a.m. on May 27 on the Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium.
The 2022 commencement and commissioning ceremony shouldn’t be open to the general public. It can be streamed dwell on Facebook and YouTube.
Biden final visited the academy in 2018 when he accepted the Naval Academy Alumni Association’s Distinguished Graduate Award on behalf of U.S. Sen. John McCain.
Vice President Kamala Harris spoke on the ceremony final yr. The keynote usually rotates between the vice chairman, president and the secretary of protection. In 2020, former Secretary of Defense Mark Esper gave the keynote speech on the commissioning, which was held just about.
As vice chairman, Biden gave the keynote speech in 2015 and 2010.