What Do PhD Graduation Gown Colors Mean

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With so many collegiate traditions and classifications, it can be hard to understand the difference between the colors. With the wide array of customization options for regalia such as graduation gowns, caps, and tams it can get even more challenging. The doctoral graduation gown, in particular, has additional features such as velvet chevrons and linings, with piping around their edges. …

Common Grad Job Search Mistakes

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If the college grad job search feels like an endless string of rejection, you might be taking the wrong approach. Hiring managers want to find the right person for the job, but if you’re making rookie mistakes, they won’t be able to look past them. Below, we’ve shared how to find a job after college and avoid common stumbling blocks …

Top Graduation Gift Ideas for 2017

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Graduation is a time to celebrate, and grads deserve a reward for all their hard work. When buying a gift for a graduate, try to come up with something that’s fun and practical. Your gift should equip your grad to handle the next chapter of their life, but also support enjoying themselves along the way. Our graduation gift guide will …

Top Places to Travel After Graduation

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Graduation is a time to celebrate, to put the real world on hold for a while, and do some soul searching. It’s also the perfect time to travel before job hunting. Below, we’ve shared some of our favorite graduation trip ideas. Break out of your comfort zone and have a real adventure along the way! Whether you’re finishing high school …

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The Honorable Guide To Honor Societies & Honor Cords

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Colleges across the world have honor society chapters that recognize students who excel in academics, leadership, service, research, and extracurricular activities. These honor societies create a community for outstanding students to develop their personal, academic, and professional goals. They foster leadership and business skills by promoting networking, holding workshops, and encouraging further education through scholarships. The Association of College Honor …

Tassels & Laudes – A College Graduation Cheat Sheet

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Gowns worn by fresh graduates are representative of a long -standing tradition. Whether you are walking in a graduation ceremony or watching a loved one walk, making sense of the sea of black robes and colorful hoods can be a bit over whelming. This infographic details the different meanings behind each traditionally worn article of clothing. From hoods to tassels, …

Learn About Us With This GraduationSource Wiki Article

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GraduationSource Wiki Introduction to the GraduationSource Wiki Page Welcome to the GraduationSource Wiki Page. GraduationSource Wiki was written to provide a more in depth background for our customers and future clients to learn more about us. GraduationSource is a graduation product company based out of Greenwich, CT. GraduationSource has been doing business in the graduation industry for five decades. While they …

History of the Cap and Gown

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Many people may not think too deeply about academic apparel required for their graduation ceremony. For some it’s a one-time thing, for ambitious students and faculty it’s an occasional outfit worn to distinguish a rite of passage. Similar to getting married, this rite of passage is an important cultural traditional that has three ritualistic steps. First, walking into the ceremony …