Category Archives: Graduation

Why Do Graduates Wear Caps and Gowns?

At graduation you get to wear a cap and gown, but it’s a good idea to also wear something underneath it. ― Greg Tamblyn Graduation is said to mark the end of an era―an era filled with laughter, firm friendships, heartbreaks, sleepless nights, parties, a variety of classes, and immense hard work. The graduation ceremony is one of the most… Read more »

Everything You Need to Know about Baccalaureate Service

Origin of Baccalaureate service It is said that the baccalaureate service originated at the University of Oxford in the 14th century when each bachelor was needed to deliver a sermon in Latin as part of his educational requirements. The baccalaureate service is a religious service to celebrate the completion of graduation degree of a candidate. It is held each year… Read more »

Homemade Graduation Party Favor Ideas

“May the road rise up to meet you, may the wind be ever at your back. May the sun shine warm upon your face and the rain fall softly on your fields. And until we meet again, may God hold you in the hollow of his hand.” ― Irish Blessing Graduation from high school or college is definitely an exciting… Read more »