I was one of those tasked to take care of this years tribute to the graduates. We thought we'd turn it more into a party instead of the usual program. We've been doing it a particular way for many years now and I agreed with my sister (another assigned organizer) that it was time for a change. Not that we really deviated much, and I'm not sure other people preferred our way of doing things, but I think we were able to do away with some of the elements that caused some cringing and wincing in the past, lol (e.g. impromptu speeches).
Here are pictures: