The Collegian
Wednesday, January 27, 2021


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Photo Gallery: 2008 Westhampton Lake Candlelight Graduation Ceremony

The University of Richmond hosts a candlelight ceremony for parents and graduates the night before graduation at Westhampton Lake, where men and women line opposite sides of the shores, listen to speakers, musical performances and watches fireworks — one of the final times the classes will be together.

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