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Why I Wear My Cap And Gown — And Why Students Should, Too
Avis E. Hinkson
Dean of Barnard College
Those of us privileged to earn a degree must never take our education for granted.
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This Graduate Creatively Pays Tribute To The Hip-Hop Legends Who Inspire Him
He took graduation pics that recreate some of the most iconic hip-hop album covers.
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This Amazing Feminist Graduation Cap Is All About 'Liberation'
The artist is graduating with a double major in women's & gender studies and psychology.
Proud Son Posts Pic Of Folks Who Graduated College After Addiction
"My parents went back to college together and they graduated today. Together."
Charles Cole III
Class of 2016: Follow Your Dreams, Make a Difference
New York Times bestselling author of more than 30 books, inclu...
GPS FOR THE SOUL
My Universal, All-Purpose Address to the Graduates, 2016
Bestselling Author, Speaker, Philosopher at TomVMorris.com
Graduate Moves Onto Next Exciting Stage Of Life: Begging For Cash
"Can I, like, sell you some of my knowledge?'
Mo Rocca Counsels College Grads To Take It Slow In Heartfelt Commencement Address
“You’ve got time.”
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The Advice College Grads Should Be Getting in Commencement Speeches
Author of the New York Times bestseller 'There Is Life After C...
While the speeches are often inspiring, sometimes funny, and occasionally boring, rarely do they provide the advice new graduates most need at that precise moment: how to get started in a career, or even get their first job.
How Much I Paid For College vs. What Knowledge I Retained
Mo' money, mo' problems remembering anything from Astronomy 101.
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Donald Trump, Joe Biden Cross Paths At Penn Graduation
Biden's granddaughter and Trump's daughter both graduated from the University of Pennsylvania on Sunday.
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84-Year-Old Veteran Graduates College With Summa Cum Laude Distinction
And he's not finished learning!
What Every College Graduate Should Know About Pursuing Their Dreams
Global Health Consultant and Nonprofit Founder
So apart from the "Costco-essay girl" and the college admissions champions, where do the rest of us fall? Are our dreams determined by the colleges we set our hopes on? No. There is not a dearth of dreams, but a perceived lack of self-efficacy in our ability to achieve them.
How Mentorship Is Helping More Latino Men Earn College Degrees
Tanisha Love Ramirez
The number of Latino men enrolling in college increased 75 percent between 2005 and 2014, from 718,500 to 1.26 million. Yet
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You've Almost Made It: The Last Two Months Are Officially Here!
She's Fit To Lead
SFTL helps young women ages 18 and up #ConnectToConfidence th...
3 Charts That Show Just How Dire The Student Debt Crisis Has Become
The debt load of the typical recent college graduate has nearly tripled, while starting wages have remained flat.
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Aristocracy Or Meritocracy? Just 3 Percent Of Kids At Top Colleges Are Low-Income
The admissions process at prestigious universities tends to favor the well-off.
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70-Year-Old Grandfather Graduates With An Inspiring Message
"I would describe dad's story as one of so many other immigrants who are lucky enough to call this wonderful country home," his daughter said.
Part One: Ten Things You Should Know About Public Service Loan Forgiveness
Equal Justice Works
Working to provide public interest opportunities for law stude...
There's no way to make 120 payments in less than 10 years, even if you try to double up on the monthly amount. Since the program was enacted in 2007, the Department of Education will not begin accepting applications until 2017.
Why I Graduated College And Moved To Thailand
PR pro, postcard collector, optimist
I don't think it's uncommon for a 22-year-old who has just graduated from college to feel lost. But I have a hard time believing any recent graduate felt as lost as I did when a taxi driver dropped me off with no map or sense of direction in the middle of a busy street in Bangkok, Thailand.
87-Year-Old Returns To College, Earns Degree After 7 Decades
"I did a lot better this time around than I did in the '40s."
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Heading to College? Let's Make Sure You Graduate
Angel B. Pérez, PhD
Vice President for Enrollment & Student Success at Trinity Col...
A huge migration is about to begin. In a few week's time, like so many eager, young, stumbling wildebeest, thousands of you are about to head off into a new chapter and begin your college careers.
Life After College: 5 Years Later
Professional Bridesmaid (Bridesmaid for Hire) Author (All My F...
The second you get comfortable with life, life has a funny way of reminding you that that is not the purpose of why you're here and who you are.
10 Inspirational Quotes for Graduates
Dr. Gail Gross
Human Behavior, Parenting, and Education Expert, Speaker, Auth...
No matter what your circumstances in life -- where you live, the family you were born into, what happened to you as a young child that was beyond your control -- NOW is the time to step forward into your own true self and begin the chapter of life that is truly yours for the making.
13 Reasons Moving Back In With Your Parents Is A Stellar Post-Grad Decision
Ending the Education Drought in California
John E. Kobara
Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of the Ca...
In California, we're talking a lot about the water drought. But we have another kind of drought that's been plaguing our state. Our "educational aqueduct" is also running on empty and is an inadequate resource.
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