Protesters gather outside Coast Guard Academy’s commencement

New London

Wednesday is Commencement Day at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy in New London

A small group of demonstrators gathered outside of the gates of the academy while the ceremony was taking place. 

Related: John Bolton to give keynote address at the Coast Guard Academy’s graduation

On the campus, National Security Adviser John Bolton is sending off this year’s class of cadets. He is slated to give the keynote address.

Last year, Vice President Mike Pence was the commencement speaker. President Donald Trump spoke the year before.

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