SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — A surprise guest showed up Friday at an 8th grad graduation ceremony in San Francisco to deliver a speech: Hillary Clinton.
Clinton was the guest speaker at the 8th grade commencement ceremony for Hamlin School, a private school in the Pacific Heights neighborhood Friday morning.READ MORE: 'Fire Hose' Of Subtropical Moisture Bearing Down On Northern California
Alexa Tabibian, a student in the graduating class at the school, summed up the speech.READ MORE: Kid-Size Doses Of Pfizer’s COVID-19 Vaccine More Than 90% Effective
“She talked about how we had to be courageous in a world dominated mainly by men, and how we have to get up when people push us down,” said Tabibian.MORE NEWS: Support Builds for KPIX Reporter Targeted in YouTuber's Racist Remarks
The school didn’t say how former Secretary of State and presidential candidate Clinton came to be invited to the ceremony, but it may have something to do with the fact that one of her friends has a granddaughter who attends the school.