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BYU Grads Stage Alternate Commencement

By Dan Bammes

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Provo, UT – For most of the five thousand students graduating from Brigham Young University yesterday, Vice-President Dick Cheney was a fine choice for a commencement speaker. But for a few dozen, their families and friends, the invitation was unacceptable. KUER's Dan Bammes has more on the "alternative commencement" organized off-campus by students from BYU.

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