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Philadelphia Graduation Party Shooting Leaves 1 Dead, 5 Injured
A 24-year-old man died after being shot in the back during the celebration in a park.
Valedictorian Unleashes Searing Rebuke Of High School Staff In Speech
"To my counselor: Thank you for teaching me to fend for myself," said Nataly Buhr at San Ysidro High School's graduation ceremony.
Walmart Sells Graduation Cake To Mom Without Telling Her It's Styrofoam
The big box retailer blamed the unappetizing incident on a "misunderstanding."
Dwyane Wade Makes Surprise Appearance At Marjory Stoneman Douglas Graduation
The NBA legend stunned students when he was introduced as the guest speaker at the ceremony.
Principal Admits Accidentally Plagiarizing 2013 Ashton Kutcher Speech
A viral Facebook video points out the many similarities between Principal Kenny DeMoss’ May 23 graduation speech and the actor's Kutcher’s 2013 Nickelodeon Teen Choice Awards speech.
Angela Merkel Rebukes President Donald Trump
During Angela Merkel’s speech at the Harvard University commencement, the German chancellor criticized President Donald Trump without even mentioning his name.
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Veterans Walk In High School Graduations Decades After Leaving For Wars
Joe Perricone, 95, and Bill William Arnold Craddock, 85, celebrated their graduations more than 65 years after their classmates.
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Dwayne Johnson Pulls Adorable Quintessential Dad Move On Daughter's Graduation Day
"I love you and one day you’ll stop pulling away from my beastly arms & kisses," the actor wrote on Instagram.
30 Funny Tweets About Preschool Graduations
"Nothing says false sense of achievement and unwarranted success like a preschool graduation."
College Graduate's Backflip Attempt Goes Hilariously, Painfully, Awkwardly Wrong
That didn't go as planned.
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Billionaire Pays Off Entire Morehouse Class’ Student Loans
Morehouse College’s class of 2019 just got all of their student loans paid for by billionaire investor and philanthropist Robert F. Smith.
An Entire Senior Class Aces Picture Day By Hilariously Dressing Up For Their IDs
The class of 2019 at North Farmington High embraces their adorable and viral tradition yet again.
Against All Odds, Adorable Baby ‘Graduates’ From ICU
A 22-week-old baby, Cullen Potter “graduates” in a cap and gown after spending 160 days in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.
University Of Louisville Grad Satirizes Gun-Toting Graduation Pic With Dildo
Haley Davis, 21, was inspired by Kaitlin Bennett's rifle photo that went viral in May.
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This Teen With Autism Is Usually Non-Verbal, But His Grad Speech Stole The Show
Sef Scott, a student with Autism, defied expectations in a speech to his graduating class in Plano, Texas.
Valedictorian Refuses To Be Silenced On Sexual Assault
Cutting off her microphone during her graduation speech only made this high school valedictorian’s voice louder.
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Arizona Man Charged With Threatening To Bomb Harvard's Black Commencement
By Reuters Staff, Reuters
After Harvard announced it would hold a special commencement to celebrate the accomplishments of black students, Zuckerman posted “#bombharvard and end their pro-black agenda" on social media.
School Cuts Off Valedictorian's Speech After She Tries To Discuss Her Sexual Assault
“They specifically told me not to mention how they handled my sexual assault case," Lulabel Seitz said.
'Afghanistan's Malala' Gets Standing Ovation As She Graduates With Honors
Breshna Musazai earned her diploma after surviving a Taliban attack.
Jimmy Fallon Surprises Parkland Seniors At Graduation Ceremony
The late-night host previously marched with survivors of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas school shooting to advocate for gun control.
Transgender Teen Wins Battle For Chosen Name At Graduation In Texas
Senior Jay Alfie spent months fighting a strict school district policy.
Catholic Diocese Banned A Valedictorian's Speech, So The Teen Found A Megaphone
Kentucky's Diocese of Covington said Christian Bales’ speech was too “political” for the high school’s graduation ceremony.
Publix Censors Teen's 'Summa Cum Laude' Graduation Cake
"I can’t believe I’m the first one to ever write ‘Summa Cum Laude’ on a cake.”
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Outrage After Celebrating Black Graduates Are Yanked Off College's Stage
The University of Florida's president has apologized for what he called "inappropriately aggressive" behavior.
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