Leaving school marks a major turning point not only in education, but also in life itself. Passing exams requires hard work… and we think such an achievement is worth celebrating.
London students break Guinness world record for largest mortarboard toss – with a little help from us ;)
Mortarboard tossing has become a customary scene of modern graduations and this week has seen our mortarboards used to break a Guinness world record!
The medieval hood consisted of three parts: the cowl, which protected the head; a cape, which covered the shoulders; and the tail, which was long enough to wind around the shoulders like a scarf. However, this was short lived and by 1450, influenced by the forces of popular fashion, it had evolved considerably.