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Graduation time is tricky. It's loaded ("What are you doing after this?"), it's emotional ("Are you and your boyfriend staying together even though he lives in Tulsa?"), and it's terrifying ("You have something to wear on that job interview, right?"). So, when shopping for that perfect grad gift, you've got a heavy burden to bear. The present has to be light and welcoming, while still taking into account the milestone of the day. Fear not: We rounded up 25 gifts that'll say, "Congrats, you've made it!" without sending your favorite grads running for the hills — or back into their old dorm rooms.
Yes, grads still have so much to learn, but now at least they can do it with a sharp set of notebooks and some proper flatware — thanks to you. This is, after all, their freshman year in the school of life.
With all this inclement weather, we know what you're thinking: "How the heck is my makeup going to stay put with hail, sleet, and snow thrashing at my face?" Add the fact that it's prime Netflix-binging season — with all the crying sessions that entails — and the answer becomes simple: waterproof makeup.
In Western cultures, we tend to avoid death at all costs. We avoid thinking about it and talking about it, and when faced with it, we often go to extraordinary measures to delay it. Photographer Cathrine Ertmann decided to confront death head-on. Her project "About Dying" is a "photo essay from the morgue" that "works as read