Don’t get us wrong: We love the four seasons in Wisconsin. But when summer comes around, there’s a feeling that we, as a state, live these fleeting months of hot, sunny days to their fullest. We know they won’t last forever.
Like the last vestiges of winter giving way to spring, graduation is an annual rite of passage in Wisconsin. As our staff developed The Wisconsin 100’s Education Issue, we decided the best way to showcase the feelings, thoughts and hopes that accompany graduation season should come from recent and upcoming graduates themselves.