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Video: Notre Dame Students Walk Out Of Mike Pence's Commencement Speech

A sizable group of Fighting Irish graduates walked out of the ceremony.

Several Notre Dame students walked out of their commencement today as Mike Pence took the stage to give his speech.

The graduating seniors in protest peacefully walked out of Notre Dame Stadium as the vice president began to deliver his commencement speech.

The walk-out was planned by We StaND For, a coalition of student activist groups at the South Bend, Ind. university.

Here's video of what happened.

There have been similar protests at Notre Dame's commencement before. In 2009, hundreds of antiabortion activists protested Barack Obama's graduation speech, and there were protests for Joe Biden in 2016, too.

School officials reportedly were aware of the walk-out.