Widener Valedictorian Talks Balancing Academics With AthleticsSaturday is graduation day for Widener University's Class of 2016. It's a special day for the entire graduating class, including the valedictorian, who kept herself quite busy during her four years in Chester.
Best Books That Make The Perfect Gifts For GraduatesGraduation season is in full swing and whether the person you know is graduating from middle school, high school, undergrad or grad school, they could probably use some guidance about what comes next.
All Seniors At Unique Philly High School Get Accepted To 4 Year CollegeThe privately funded Catholic school for underprivileged children is just four years old, and this is the first ever graduating class.
Data: New Jersey's High School Graduation Rate Near TopThe Education Department released data Tuesday showing that 88.6 percent of the state's high school students graduated.
Study: Pa. School Districts May Face Extra Expenses In Helping Students Meet Graduation RequirementsStarting with the class of 2017, Pennsylvania high school students will have to pass Keystone Exams in algebra, biology and literature to graduate.
Philadelphia Jobs Report: Gifts For GraduatesJill Schlesinger has tips on finding the best gifts for grads.
Graduation Spending At 10-Year HighThe new survey also says the average gift-giver will spend about $102.50 and will shop for two graduates.
Bon Jovi Breaks Out Guitar At Rutgers University-Camden CommencementThe New Jersey native premiered a new song, "Reunion," which he said was a gift to the graduates. It began, "This isn't how the story ends, my friends, it's just a fork along the road."
Report Says Philadelphia's Dropout Rate Is Down, Graduation Rate Is UpPhiladelphia's high school graduation rate has shown gains, but it falls well short of Mayor Michael Nutter's goal. That's the finding of a report released Wednesday.
La Salle University Professor Turns The Page After 56 Year CareerSid MacLeod started his tenure at La Salle in 1959, first teaching English and then gradually moving to the Communications department, teaching media and journalism.
Philadelphia Police Department Holds Graduation CeremonyFriday, Commissioner Charles Ramsey spent the morning overseeing the graduation of 39 brand new Philadelphia Police Officers. The rookie cops are hitting the streets Monday in two of the city’s busiest districts.
New Jersey Announces High School Grad Exam PlanNew Jersey education officials say the state will start using a new test as an option for high school students to graduates starting in 2016.