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Senior Prom

I Skipped My Senior Prom and Have Never Regretted It

Kathy Radigan | Posted 05.09.2016 | Women
Kathy Radigan

The breeze hit my face and gave cool relief to my sunburned skin. I looked out over the ocean and felt sheer gratitude. The plan I hatched in September with my girlfriends over lunch in the senior cafeteria had come to fruition, we had skipped our prom in favor of a weekend at the beach.

War Kept This Couple From Their Dream Prom, But They Got One 66 Years Later

The Huffington Post | James Gerken | Posted 06.29.2015 | Good News

Ralph and LaVerne Wozniak, a couple from Riverview, Florida, never got to go to prom in the 1940s, but they made that wish came true last week at a lo...

California School Faces Allegations Of NFL-Style Prom 'Draft'

Reuters | Posted 07.07.2014 | Teen

May 7 (Reuters) - Southern California high school students are facing scrutiny and fresh allegations of sexism over rumors they have used an NFL-sty...

Reining in Prom Expenses

Jason Alderman | Posted 06.16.2014 | Money
Jason Alderman

As with weddings and vacations, spending on prom can easily spiral out of control, especially if your teenager isn't used to sticking to a budget. Use this as a learning experience by getting your kid involved making tough decisions, helping to prioritize expenses from vital to non-essential.

Gay Missouri Teen Can't Bring Boyfriend To Prom (UPDATE)

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

A Missouri-based gay teen says he'll be "devastated" if he can't attend his senior prom with his boyfriend, but in order for him to do so, he'll have ...

Teen Encourages Classmates To Take Students With Disabilities To Prom

Posted 05.23.2012 | Impact

Ben Bunker had never been to a school dance. The Foothill High School senior suffers from a spinal cord tumor and navigates his away around the hal...

WATCH: Naya Rivera Performs Selena Gomez's 'Love Song' On 'Glee'

The Huffington Post | Lee Hernandez | Posted 05.09.2012 | Latino Voices

Naya Rivera always kills it with her performances on "Glee." Her mash-up of the Adele songs 'Rumour Has It" and "Someone Like You" was unforgettabl...

Senior Year Sticker Shock

Jason Alderman | Posted 07.26.2011 | Business
Jason Alderman

Are American families overspending on proms? A new survey released by my employer, Visa Inc., shows that the average family with a high school student...