8 Last Minute Halloween Costumes You Can Create With Your Commencement Robe

Posted Friday, October 31, 2014

Commencement may be over, but the excitement still lingers. You only wore your cap and gown once, and you may be wondering – could that be it? Sure, you could hang your robe up in your closet, or tuck it away in a box full of memories. Or, you could use it for the one other day in the year when it is perfectly acceptable to dress up any way you like – Halloween of course!

So if you’re looking to wear your Commencement robe one last time and need a last minute costume, here are eight

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The What, Why and How of Honor Cords at Commencement [Infographic]

Posted Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Graduating from college is an incredible achievement. In recognition of this accomplishment, the commencement ceremony is a graduate’s day of celebration, the culmination of hard work and determination with every stride across the stage. Long a tradition at commencement, honor cords are worn for the ceremony, with each color recognizing the wearer as a recipient of a significant achievement or award. But what are these colors? What do they signify? And why do they mean anything at Thomas Edison

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