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Family Awarded Posthumous Degree From SF State On Behalf Of Slain Family Member

San Francisco State University held a special graduation ceremony Thursday afternoon for a student who was shot to death last month in his SoMa apartment building.

06/20/2014

Students protest at Stanford's graduation commencement. (CBS)

Stanford Grads Protest During Commencement Against Decision Not To Expel Alleged Rapist

A cloud hung over Stanford’s graduation commencement Sunday as some graduates called for justice after an alleged sexual assault.

06/15/2014

18-year-old Akintunde Ahmad, who is graduating from Oakland Technical High School on Wednesday, June 11, 2014. (Jeffrey Schaub/CBS)

KCBS Cover Story: Standout Oakland Student Reflects On High School Career On Graduation Day

18-year-old Akintunde Ahmad said graduation on Wednesday will be filled with mixed emotions, as he’s leaving high school behind, but excited about his opportunities at Yale.

06/11/2014

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Hundreds Rally Behind Stanford Student Outraged By Alleged Rapist Being Allowed To Graduate

Hundreds of students turned out at Stanford University to demand tougher punishments in sexual assault cases, in support of a senior who claims she was raped by a classmate.

06/06/2014

18-year-old Brittney Silva in an April, 2014 interview with KPIX 5. Silva was fatally struck by an Amtrak train in San Leandro on May 19, 2014. (CBS)

Family Of Teen Killed By Train In San Leandro Fundraising For Funeral, Peers Recall Her Drive

The family of an 18-year-old aspiring doctor is trying to raise money for her funeral after she was hit and killed by an Amtrak train in San Leandro on Monday. Meanwhile, her peers remember her drive and spirit.

05/20/2014

Jessica Urbina's senior photo that will not be printed in the yearbook nor shown at graduation because of her wardrobe choice. (Michael Urbina)

San Francisco Catholic High School Apologizes For Snubbing Tuxedo-Wearing Girl’s Senior Portrait

A San Francisco Catholic high school has apologized to a graduating senior and her family for not including her senior portrait in the school’s yearbook because she was wearing a tuxedo.

05/19/2014

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Gift Guide For The College Graduate

Show your grad how proud you are with a special gift from the heart. Here are a few ideas for your upcoming college graduate.

05/07/2014

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State High School Graduation Rates Climb Again; Marin County Tops Bay Area Rates

California’s high school graduation rate increased in 2013 for the fourth year in a row, according to data released Monday by the state’s Department of Education.

04/28/2014

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Troubling Statistics For African-American Males In The Classroom

Young African American men are falling behind their peers in the classroom.

04/10/2014

EMTs treat woman for heat illness at Brentwood graduation.

16 Treated For Heat Illness At Brentwood Graduation

Sixteen patients were treated for heat related illnesses at an outdoor graduation ceremony in Brentwood Saturday morning.

06/08/2013

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