Commencements - Celebrating New BeginningsBeing present at my son's Commencement was a reminder for me that life is a series of beginnings and endings. The joy we find in the moments in between – this is the sweetness of life.
Student Tries To Sell High School On Craigslist In Graduation PrankA Missouri student has been banned from walking in his high school graduation after a senior prank was misinterpreted as a "threat" against the school.
Camden High School Hosts Final GraduationThe last graduates to complete their schooling at “Castle on the Hill” received their diplomas on Tuesday.
Will Ferrell Keeps USC Laughing With Lighthearted SpeechHe's been a race-car driver, a Santa's elf, a TV anchorman and now that he leaves the University of Southern California with an honorary doctorate in hand, Will Ferrell told fellow graduates Friday that he's ready to deliver a baby on an airliner.
Boy And His Dog Graduate High School TogetherTyler McCready says he couldn’t have graduated without his best friend, Sinatra.
Mother Outraged Her Daughter Was Not Allowed To Wear National Guard Sash At GraduationHeather Scholl is furious Boyertown High School officials prohibited her daughter and four other students from wearing their National Guard sashes at graduation.
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.