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Kean's Commencement Singers and Signers Prepare for the Big Stage

Kean students audition to sing and perform sign language interpretation of the national anthem at the undergraduate and graduate commencement ceremonies every year. Kean News met up with this year's performers last week as they were preparing for the ceremonies. Meet the singers -- a mother getting her master's degree and a former American Idol contestant receiving his bachelor's degree -- along with the interpreters who visualize the emotions and words for the audiences.