graduation

Graduations…Inside or Outside? You Decide (Poll)
Graduation season is here! And with that comes long (and sometimes boring) ceremonies. Would you rather sit in the hot sun (or rain) or be cool inside during the ceremony? Take our poll and let us know!
My Advice to Graduating High School Seniors
It's that time of year again when a new class of high schoolers leaves the nest and heads out to make their way in the world. Some have lofty dreams and expectations, some don't know what they want to do with their lives yet and others are just glad to be graduating. Whatever may be next f…
What Do I Do With My Cap and Gown?
I attended commencement exercises for John Wood Community College back in May. As part of the graduation fee, I received a cap and gown.
Years ago this was a rental - wear the items, then return. Nowadays you keep the Cap & Gown.
Graduation Music – Why Pomp and Circumstance?
I recently attended the commencement ceremony at John Wood Community College. Pomp & Circumstance played in my head, but not at John Wood's commencement.
It got me to think: why is Pomp & Circumstance played at graduation ceremonies?
What Should I Give For a Graduation Gift?
My son will graduate this May as a member of the Class of 2013.
We are in the process of picking out schools and carving out a future path for him. These seem like easy things to do compared to picking out a graduation gift.