Congrats, Grad!

By ch1c0nta@ctus 05.28.2015 interact

Ever wonder what the deal is with graduation ceremonies and those silly hats? We have that answer and more in the quiz below.

Plus, find the perfect gift for your fave grad.

Graduation Trivia

Discover the history behind this rite of passage and those funny grad hats.

Money
Money

Money

The classic gift any grad is happy to get. In the form of cash, checks, gift cards and even savings bonds, this gift is both practical and fun.


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A Trip
A Trip

A Trip

Road trip? Backpacking in Europe? The options are endless when it comes to travel. Though this may not be a gift you can give to a friend, planning a trip together is a good way to make some memories over the summer.


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A Nice Pen
A Nice Pen

A Nice Pen

Writing by hand might seem pretty old-school, but a good pen is important for taking quick notes.


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A Scrapbook
A Scrapbook

A Scrapbook

Preserve the memories of your favorite grad with a scrapbook. You can head to the craft store and make it yourself, or create a digital one online.


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Set of Luggage
Set of Luggage

Set of Luggage

A new set of luggage or even a new suitcase is the perfect present for someone who's planning a post-grad trip or packing up to head to college. If you're on a budget, personalized luggage tags are a good alternative.


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Dorm Room Essentials
Dorm Room Essentials

Dorm Room Essentials

Know a graduate going to college? Every new student who plans on living in the dorms will need all of the following items: Towels, Extra Long Sheets, Laundry Basket, Shower Caddy, Shower Shoes, One Set of Silverware, Plate, Bowl, Mug, Mini Fridge. Put together what you can for the ideal dorm room survival kit.


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Personalized Presents
Personalized Presents

Personalized Presents

Have you ever seen a customized Rubik's cube? Or a personalized mug? Make your gift stand out from the crowd with a personalized item. You can also customize a puzzle with their face or make them a special yearbook. Get creative!


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A Laptop
A Laptop

A Laptop

Though this is a pricey gift you won't be giving to a friend, it's a practical gift for a grad heading to college. It'll be a great asset, but don't forget to buy a computer lock for the dorms!


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