Graduation is the action of receiving or conferring an academic degree or the ceremony that is sometimes associated, where students become Graduates. Before the graduation, candidates are referred to as Graduands. The date of graduation is often called degree day. The graduation itself is also called commencement, convocation or invocation. At the University of Cambridge, the occasion on which most graduands receive their BA degree is known as general admission. In the United States and Canada, it is also used to refer to the advancement from a primary or secondary school level.
On Wings of Knowledge
There you are in your cap and tassel
Ready to make the world your castle.
It seems just yesterday you were a kid,
Watching everything I/we did.
Now we're watching you graduate--
The grown young man/woman we helped create!
On wings of knowledge you will fly;
Following your vision and rising high.
We couldn't be prouder, (NAME), of you;
We wish you success in all you do.
Remember one thing we want you to know:
Our love is with you wherever you go.
By Joanna Fuchs
If You Believe
Your diploma means a future without boundaries,
A world that's full of energy and fun.
So as you reach for all life has to offer,
Remember that you're second to no one.
Pursue your goals, yet keep your loved ones close,
As you utilize your talent and ambition.
Let your friends and family give you their support,
And you'll master every challenging transition.
And always, (NAME), know you can achieve
The things you really want, if you believe.
By Joanna Fuchs
Goodbye Dear Friend And Graduate
Goodbye, dear friend and graduate!
Our golden time is over now,
Our time of nothing more than time,
Days of simply being friends.
But I will always treasure how
Your love for me slipped into mine,
Embracing me where courage ends.
Graduation is a time
For feeling very proud,
For thinking lots of lovely thoughts
And saying them out loudĄ
By Claudio Monteverdi
Your college graduation
Fills us with love and pride.
We always knew that you could do
Whatever you really tried.
It's a long and challenging journey
To get a college degree,
But you wouldn't quit it, you just went and did it,
And we're beaming affectionately.
Your achievement is awesome, (NAME);
You've worked hard and you've passed the test.
We love you so, and we want you to know,
We think you're the very best!
Autograph Photo Frames
A new twist on an old tradition, our exclusive Glad Grad? Autograph Frame is the new version of an autograph book! The white, beveled edge mat is artfully printed with a graduation cap and diploma design, along with the graduate's name and any graduating class year. Simply place a "before" photo in the 5" x 7" opening of the customized mat....
Everyone needs some words of encouragement every once in a while, and who doesn't like the warm feeling of knowing that their friends are there for them through thick and thin. This Inspirational snow globe includes the saying "You Are By My Side No Matter What I Do. I Am So Lucky to Have a Friend Like You." With an etched-glass base that includes room for your motivational...
Graduation Memories Keepsake Boxes
The future holds so many possibilities... and so does this uniquely inspirational keepsake box. With school mementos inside, photos in the 10-sleeve 4" x 6" album, and your message on the star-shaped plaque, it's the perfect way to help your grad hold onto memories.
Personalized Poem Gifts for Grads
Our gracefully curved, elegant beveled glass frame never goes out of style! We add any message on 2 lines, up to 20 character s per line, below the intricately etched graduation verse. Frame holds a 3-1/2"x5" photo and measures 10"Wx7"H overall.
Inspirational Books About Real Life
General Biography & Autobiography - There are many words to describe Michael J. Fox: Actor. Husband. Father. Activist. But readers of Always Looking Up will soon add another to the list: Optimist. Michael writes ... - Always Looking Up: The Adventures of an Incurable Optimist at Barnes and Noble.