The late pop star's oldest child enjoyed the pomp and circumstance amid a rare public appearance by his youngest sibling.
"I won't ask what you're doing after graduation."
Those of us privileged to earn a degree must never take our education for granted.
He took graduation pics that recreate some of the most iconic hip-hop album covers.
The artist is graduating with a double major in women's & gender studies and psychology.
"My parents went back to college together and they graduated today. Together."
In middle school, I produced my own little magazine with the bizarre title Idiot's Odyssey. (As you can already tell, picking
Congrats grads! Graduation is an exciting time for any young person, but there is an overwhelming sense of unease among today's young people regarding life outside of their predictable school walls.
It's that time of year again ... when college graduates put on those awkward gowns and head off to commencement, where they sit in the sweltering sun or a stuffy stadium, waiting to grab their diplomas and meet up with their families while half-listening to distinguished speakers dispense timeless wisdom and advice.
"Can I, like, sell you some of my knowledge?'
To help students find their own path, I also interviewed over 100 leaders in a multitude of respected fields to share how they found their path and tips they would have for my students.
Every graduation season, parents, professors and commencement speakers shower graduates with pearls of wisdom about life after school. The same "inspirational messages" get recycled and repeated. Unfortunately, much of the advice that is meant to be uplifting is downright terrible.