The Cistercian order was the first of the monastic orders to set up colleges for their members. This advancement was prompted by the need for lectio divina in order to enhance meditation. Sources: Medieval Monasticism(third edition) by C.H. Lawrence pages 193.
One of the most entertaining parts about a graduation is seeing all the great grad cap ideas people come up with. While "Thanks, Mom and Dad" is pretty sweet, it's the creative ones that catch our attention time and time again. Here, we've rounded up some that will make you chuckle and others that will make you wonder, "Why didn't I think of that?" In the name of some good graduation fun, see all our picks.
Community Post: 32 Jaw Dropping Disney Graduation Caps
Beneatha wished to go to school and graduate to become a doctor. This cap in particular would be nice since she had this dream for a long time, even though people doubted her, and Walt Disney would inspire her.
25 Of The Prettiest DIY Graduation Caps You'll Ever See
I’ll be honest with you guys: I had no idea that decorated graduation caps were such a big thing. I know, don’t I sound like your typical mom trying to be cool by pointing out Internet trends you’ve known about for months? Cute! Anyway, back in my day (cue crickety old man voice), we all just wore our grad caps as they were. Sure, some super creative people added a cool extra tassel or their initials or something, but no one was full on painting their caps.