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Music playlist: Congratulations, graduates!

It’s that time of year! Graduates are packing up their dorm rooms, decorating their graduation caps, and saying temporary goodbyes to the lifelong friends they met during their college years.

In honor of this year’s University of Redlands Commencement ceremonies, here is a playlist of old and new songs to help Bulldogs across Southern California celebrate. Whether you’re a College of Arts and Sciences student, a School of Education scholar, or a School of Business graduate, press play and relive your memories and remember—once a Bulldog, always a Bulldog.

If you are a Spotify user, here is an embedded playlist, ready to go.

If you aren't a Spotify listener, you can log into your own digital music service and line up these songs (in text format below for easier cutting and pasting). 

  • “Graduation (Friends Forever)” by Vitamin C
  • “School’s Out” by Alice Cooper
  • “Congratulations” by MGMT
  • “The Climb” by Miley Cyrus
  • “No Such Thing” by John Mayer
  • “Unwritten” by Natasha Bedingfield
  • “Photograph” by Nickelback
  • “See You Again (ft. Charlie Puth)” by Wiz Khalifa
  • “All My Friends” by LCD Soundsystem
  • “Don’t Stop Believin’” by Journey
  • “I Hope You Dance” by Lee Ann Womack
  • “Summertime Sadness” by Lana Del Rey
  • “We’re All In This Together” by the High School Musical Cast
  • “Started From the Bottom” by Drake
  • “There for You” by Martin Garrix and Troye Sivan
  • “Good Riddance (Time of Your Life)” by Green Day
  • “Wide Open Spaces” by Dixie Chicks
  • “Bitter Sweet Symphony” by The Verve
  • “Goodbye” by Spice Girls
  • “Closing Time” by Semisonic 

Congratulations, class of 2018! Och Tamale!