Theme, Donation & Speakers

Each year, graduating students vote for a class theme and class donation.

Give your suggestions for class theme and class donation through February 26, 2018.

Submit your suggestions for the ceremony through the 2018 Graduation Survey within The survey is available to all students eligible to graduate this academic year.

Class Theme Suggestions

The Class Theme serves to express the spirit of the graduating class and helps guide the speeches.  The theme can also be incorporated in the Class T-shirt design. The 2017 theme was – “In a time of destruction create something” ~ Maxine Hong Kingston

Class Donation Suggestions

Funds that are raised through sales of the graduation t-shirts and announcements are donated to a charitable cause. Some recommended charities are:

  • Evergreen's Student Emergency Fund - provides small emergency cash grants to students facing unexpected expenses which impact their ability to attend school.
  • Evergreen's DREAMership Scholarship Fund - Helps undocumented students stay at Evergreen.
  • Evergreen's Annual Scholarship Fund  - Funds renewable need-based scholarships for Evergreen students.