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Graduation Prayer

Valedictorian Whose Speech Was Silenced Says School Broke Law

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 06.14.2013 | Religion

Remington Reimer, the Texas high school valedictorian who had his graduation speech cut off last week, is now arguing that the school violated federal...

Not Even Preschool Students Can Avoid The Infiltration Of Religion In School

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 06.14.2013 | Religion

A school district in Texas is in hot water after a teacher reportedly began a preschool graduation ceremony with a prayer. In May, the teacher from...

School Cuts Off Valedictorian Mid-Speech

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 06.10.2013 | Religion

After reports about several off-message valedictorian speeches at schools around the United States, one Texas high school took efforts last week to ma...

Kentucky High School Has Prayer At Graduation Ceremony, Despite Objections From Students

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 05.28.2013 | Religion

Kentucky's Lincoln County High School’s graduation ceremony included a student-led prayer last Friday, despite objections from at least six of the s...

Mississippi Gov: 'It's Not A Bad Thing For Children To Hear Prayer In School'

Gregory Kristof | Posted 06.05.2012 | Education

Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant last week advocated for nondenominational school prayer in front of an audience of teenagers, the Clarion Ledger reports....

A Harvard Student's Special Farewell

Matt Weber | Posted 07.22.2012 | College
Matt Weber

2012-05-22-videopull.jpgGraduate School of Education student Sammy Lemoonga, shares a farewell prayer. Sammy is a member of the Samburu tribe in northern Kenya and (along with his wife), recreated an official tribal ceremony of sending forth.