Latest Diploma Stories

2014-04-15 23:15:29

Diploma2Degree, an online diploma program for Kansas adults, celebrates its first high school graduate.

2013-07-25 23:01:05

The graduates of all RCC Institute of Technology’s campuses will accept their diplomas and degrees at the Toronto Centre for the Arts on July 31st, 2013. Toronto,

2013-05-09 23:30:46

Manufacturer and distributor of printable school and office stationery, photo paper, display board and crafts supplies offers a discount program of up to 25% for schools and universities.

2011-07-01 06:45:00

GREENWOOD, S.C., July 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- To facilitate low-earning/dropout students or adults who were not able to complete their high school diploma, Woodfield High School, an accredited online high school, announced today a 33% discount promotion along with free shipping on its High School Diploma.

2010-05-25 09:16:00

Survey Finds College Students Believe Saving the Planet is Important, But They Think Paper is Still Essential for Life's Big Moments TICKER SYMBOL UFS (NYSE, TSX) MONTREAL and FORT MILL, SC, May 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Most college students in a new nationwide poll rank themselves as environmentally conscious and two-thirds believe going paperless helps the environment, but they draw the line at electronic copies for key documents - especially when it comes to college...

2009-07-20 18:47:47

A Colorado farmer who was drafted into World War II just as he was going to get his high school diploma says he has finally obtained the sheepskin at age 84. Takeshi Murata of Greeley, Colo., says he was awarded a diploma from the University of Northern Colorado in June, 66 years after Uncle Sam plucked him as he was about to graduate from Greeley's College High School, KUSA-TV, Denver, reported Monday. He got the degree from UNC because Greeley College High, which no longer exists, was...

2009-06-16 14:14:57

A Maine mother said her son's school superintendent denied him a diploma for bowing and blowing a kiss on the graduation stage. Mary Denney said her son, Justin, was told by Superintendent Suzanne Lukas at the Bonny Eagle High School graduation ceremony to get off the stage without his diploma after he took a bow and blew a kiss to his mother from the stage, WMTW-TV, Portland, Maine, reported Tuesday. Denney said she and her son were both required to sign a code of conduct before the Friday...

2008-10-10 03:00:26

To the average person on the street, "graduation rate" means the number of high school seniors who actually receive their diplomas; e.g., 200 seniors, 200 diplomas, equals 100 percent; or 200 seniors, 150 diplomas, equals 75 percent.

2008-10-10 03:00:26

By David Harrison david.harrison@roanoke.com 777-3523 Slightly more than half of Roanoke students graduated on time with a standard or advanced high school diploma this spring, according to new information released Wednesday by the Virginia Department of Education.

2008-09-17 03:00:22

By Shanna Flowers shanna.flowers@roanoke.com 981-3220 In June, thousands of Roanoke-area high school seniors adorned themselves in colorful caps and gowns and reveled in the pageantry of pomp and circumstance.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.