COVID Recovery: Growing Number Of Bay Area Schools Plan On In-Person GraduationsAfter last year's college and high school seniors had their graduation ceremonies canceled because of the pandemic, a growing number of this year's graduating seniors in the Bay Area are finding the most anticipated year-end traditions are making a return.
Santa Rosa Family Grads Include Dad, Receiving Diploma Alongside DaughterThe first-born child of Mexican immigrants from Santa Rosa has become the first person in her family to graduate from high school, on the same day her father become the second person.
Adopt-a-Senior Campaign Exposes North Bay High School Grads to Kindness of StrangersMany Sonoma County high school students who weren't allowed traditional graduation ceremonies during the COVID-19 pandemic are getting surprise deliveries, thanks to a kindness campaign that shows the North Bay community is better together.
New Peninsula COVID-19 Rules Allow Drive-In Style Graduations For Class Of 2020San Mateo County has eased its health order to allow drive-in style graduation ceremonies, providing an option for graduating seniors whose final year of high school has been interrupted by the coronavirus outbreak and shelter-in-place orders.
Coronavirus Update: San Mateo, Contra Costa Counties Open Door For Drive-Thru Graduation CeremoniesWith the Class of 2020 set to graduate during the coronavirus pandemic, drive-by graduation ceremonies in San Mateo and Contra Costa counties are being allowed under a new order by the counties health officers.
Coronavirus Update: FBI Warns Against Social Media Trend To Post Old High School Graduation PhotosA current social media trend of posting old graduation photos to show support for students who have had their public commencement ceremonies cancelled this year by the coronavirus outbreak may present opportunities for identity thieves, according to the FBI.
Bay Area High Schools, Seniors, Parents Considering Virtual Graduation For Class Of 2020Benicia High School hosted a cap and gown drive-thru for students on Monday to pick up their ensemble. It’s anything but traditional but no doubt one of the unique memories that only the class of 2020 will hold.
Coronavirus Pandemic Disrupts Graduations For Thousands Of College, High School SeniorsStanford student Jenna Garden is the first in her family to attend college, but because of COVID-19 she won't be celebrating years of hard work with her family, friends and teachers on graduation day in June.
UC Berkeley Postpones Commencement Ceremonies Due To Coronavirus PandemicAnnual commencement ceremonies with friends and families have been postponed for the graduating Class of 2020 at University of California at Berkeley, due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Emotional Graduation Ceremony Held At Nia Wilson's High SchoolAt a graduation ceremony for Dewey Academy's Class of 2018, Nia Wilson's parents proudly accepted her high school diploma for her during a heartfelt ceremony.
Hillary Clinton Speaks At San Francisco School's Graduation CeremonyA surprise guest showed up Friday at an 8th grad graduation ceremony in San Francisco to deliver a speech: Hillary Clinton.
Student Tries To Sell High School On Craigslist In Graduation PrankA Missouri student has been banned from walking in his high school graduation after a senior prank was misinterpreted as a "threat" against the school.
School District Apologizes For Denying Graduate Right To Wear Army UniformA senior at Liberty High in Brentwood wanted to wear his army uniform at his graduation ceremony, but the school insisted he cover it up.
DJ Khaled Raps At UC Berkeley GraduationDJ Khaled sauntered through the crowd in a tracksuit, rapping “All I Do Is Win.”
Stanford Students Show Support For Campus Rape Victim At Graduation CeremonyStanford University graduating students and women's rights advocates used the school's commencement ceremony to again express their anger over the six-month jail sentence given to a former student for sexually assaulting an unconscious woman.