Gold Star Mom Gets Her Degree In Honor Of Fallen SonPhyllis McGeath was motivated to graduate from UT Arlington at the age of 54, by her son who died serving in Afghanistan.
Retired Police Chief Brown To Speak At SMU GraduationDavid Brown will present the address at SMU's December Commencement at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 17, in Moody Coliseum.
NCAA: Graduation Rates Up For Black Men's Basketball PlayersThe NCAA says 77 percent of black men's Division I basketball players who entered college in 2009 earned a degree within six years, up five points from a year earlier and a record high.
Undocumented Texas Valedictorian Talks About Her Speech, Journey To CitizenshipAfter her shocking revelation at graduation, McKinney Boyd valedictorian Larissa Martinez is addressing the fallout from her speech, and about her family's journey to become citizens.
Matt Damon Tells MIT Graduates To Take On The World's ProblemsMatt Damon is passing on to Massachusetts Institute of Technology graduates a little bit of advice that he got from former President Bill Clinton.
Weather Washing Out Graduation PlansThe non-stop rain has re-arranged graduation plans for some North Texas school districts—while others are left crossing fingers and hoping for dry skies.
Plano Senior High Says No To Honor Stoles At GraduationSeniors at Plano Senior High School are being told that a school policy will not let them wear stoles, tassels, or regalia from student clubs when they graduate next Thursday.
Costs Of Celebrity College Commencement Speakers Can Add UpWhen colleges pick their graduation speakers, many strive to put a celebrity behind the podium. It can bring prestige. It can bring publicity. And it can bring a steep bill.
Best Books That Make The Perfect Gifts For GraduatesGraduation season is in full swing, and whether the person you know is graduating from middle school, high school, undergrad or grad school, they could probably use some guidance about what comes next.
Makeup STAAR Results Coming Too Late For GraduationA Granbury High School Senior and her family says delayed STAAR test scores may keep her from graduating with the rest of her class.
US High School Graduation Rate Ticks Up To 82 Percent
A Word To All High School & College GraduatesThis week, I want to take a moment to congratulate our high school and college graduates on a job well done.