Class of COVID-19

A High School Graduation You'll Never Forget

Instead of the traditional ceremony, area high school students attended a special, socially distanced graduation celebration last Friday.

06/08/2020 Photography by Anthony Rathbun By Catherine Wendlandt

Have a Great Summer

Houston Celebrities Are Teaming Up to Congratulate the High School Class of 2020

Bet your graduation speakers never looked this good.

06/02/2020 By Emma Schkloven

Pomp & Circumstance

5 Gifts New Grads Actually Want

Straight from the source.

05/29/2019 By Mia Davis

Pomp and Circumstance

10 Gifts for New Grads from Houston-Based Etsy Shops

Handmade ways to offer your con-grad-ulations.

05/28/2018 By Rebekah Kibodeaux

HBCU Later

Texas Southern Tells Senator 'No Thanks' to Planned Commencement Speech

Senator John Cornyn is firmly Team Trump, and students at the historically black university aren't pleased.

05/12/2017 By Roxanna Asgarian

Best High Schools 2016

Making the Grade: HISD and Graduation Rates

The district continues to lag Texas, but progress has been made.

09/19/2016 By Roxanna Asgarian

The Real World

Grad Guide: Where to Buy Work Clothes Without Breaking the Bank

Building a professional wardrobe doesn’t have to cost you an arm and a leg.

05/29/2015 By Jenae Sitzes

Grad Gifts

Celebrate Out of the Box: Graduation Day

Whether at lunch or dinner, celebrate your grad in a special way at one of these stellar Houston restaurants.

05/27/2015 By Megha Tejpal

Humor

Words of Wisdom, McConaughey-Style

We obtained an early version of the Oscar winner’s UH commencement address.

05/06/2015 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen