A few days before the graduation ceremony, both Japanese students and those from the US practice. In the States, I remember being told to note the classmate before and after me, as members of the top 10% are not in alphabetical order. 421 more words
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To my Japanese friends: 卒業おめでとう (sotsugyou omedetou, happy graduation)! Today is March 1, graduation day for most secondary education institutions in Japan. The fiscal and academic year begins April 1. 484 more words
Saturday was graduation day for thousands of public school seniors statewide.
At 4 p.m. in the afternoon, Farrington High School’s 78th commencement ceremony began.
It’s one of 20 public schools with graduations on Saturday with several already completed by the afternoon, but even more took off in the evening. 48 more words
BOSTON (CBS/AP) — Rita Moreno’s got rhymes.
The award-winning actress, singer and resident of North Berkeley showed off her rapping skills while delivering the commencement address at Boston’s Berklee College of Music on Saturday. 166 more words