Graduation

African-American 8th grade promotion ceremony in Antioch on May 29, 2015. (CBS)

Jr. High Commencement Celebration For Blacks Called ‘Segregation,’ ‘Reverse Racism’ But District Will Continue To Allow It

An Antioch school counselor is under scrutiny for organizing an 8th grade promotion ceremony aimed at African-American students.

06/11/2015

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Bees Attack Pasadena Graduation Ceremony, Injuring At Least 4

There’s nothing like a swarm of bees to completely put a damper on a graduation ceremony.

06/04/2015

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Central Calif. Student Gets OK To Wear Eagle Feather At Graduation

A Native American student who sued his California school district because it refused to let him wear an eagle feather to his high school graduation will be able to wear the sacred item after all.

06/03/2015

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Looking For First Job, College Grad? Start Here

In today’s Jobs Report, Jill Schlesinger looks at the prospects for new college grads.

05/20/2015

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Top 5 Peninsula Brunch Spots To Celebrate a Graduate

Five recommendations in the Peninsula to celebrate with your graduate…

05/13/2015

SFPD Graduation

45 New Police Officers Receive Their Badges At San Francisco Graduation Ceremony

Forty-five men and women joined the San Francisco Police Department as new officers Friday as part of the department’s 241st graduating class.

01/04/2015

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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

Stanford University Campus

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

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