higher ed


Academic graduations and commencements have been held as significant scholastic ceremonies for over 800 years, but in the face of COVID-19 virtual graduation has become the new normal. Academic events are important cornerstones of society. UNESCO recognizes these social practices as major cultural structures in the lives of communities. It is part of an important intangible heritage that marks the stages of a person’s life. For many, walking the stage as a graduate is the…