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History of Graduation Traditions

As summer comes to an end, many graduates are off to join workforce, or enrolled in their next level of education. As past graduates get jobs, the cycle continues with new students following in their foot steps. Foster Gordon, Long Island’s premier manufacturing company of diploma, menu and religious covers explains the history of graduation  … Read more


Diplomas Vs. Degrees

When discussing diplomas or degrees, typically people consider them to be exactly the same. Although both require hard work and completion of academic requirements, there are major differences. Foster Gordon, Long Island’s premier manufacturers of diploma covers, explains the difference.   Diplomas Diplomas are generally focused on learning a specific trade or job. When pursuing  … Read more

Custom Graduation Cover Options

4 Reasons you Should Choose a Custom Diploma Cover

Foster Gordon of Long Island, New York, has been creating custom diploma covers for over 48 years. We take pride in creating the best diploma covers for elementary, high school, middle school and college graduates. We provide custom and stock diploma covers to schools as well as individuals. Many grade schools provide a cover with  … Read more

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6 Lessons you Learn While Pursuing a College Diploma

At Foster Gordon, of Long Island, New York, we understand how important the diploma covers we manufacture are for students, universities and schools. Although some may argue a diploma is just a piece of paper, we know it takes a lot of hard work and dedication to receive it. All of our diploma covers are  … Read more


Custom Certificate Covers at Foster Gordon

Foster Gordon of Bohemia, Long Island, understands the significance of your certificates and the special meaning they hold. The meaning behind these certificates or documents goes far beyond paper and we take this into consideration, when crafting your custom made recognition folders.     What makes a moment special? The answers will vary by person.  … Read more

Best Graduation Speeches 2015

The Best Graduation Speeches

Graduation speeches are a tradition amongst schools, signifying the epitome of the graduation ceremony in which we celebrate the students for completing their courses and moving forward successfully. Are you graduating soon? Have you been asked to make a speech at your college’s department ceremony, or at your high school? I’m sure you want your  … Read more


Religious Covers: Where & How to Buy Online

At Foster-Gordon, a Custom Manufacturing Company of Long Island, New York, we create Religious Covers to protect, honor and display your achievements. Our Religious Covers are available in multiple colors, sizes and designs. Each cover is made from high quality materials and can be tailored to fit your individual preference.   Why Buy Religious Covers?  … Read more

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8 Tips For Getting Hired After College

Before your graduation certificate even makes it into a diploma cover (hopefully made by Foster Gordon), you should be preparing for job interviews! At Foster-Gordon, a custom Manufacturing Company of Long Island, New York, we’ve created a list of tips to help you score a job straight out of college.   1. Communicate with your  … Read more


Custom Appreciation Covers

Give Special Thanks with Custom Appreciation Covers   No matter what the reason for giving thanks, a custom appreciation cover is a great way to show someone how much you care. At Foster-Gordon, a Custom Manufacturing Company of Long Island, New York, we specialize in creating custom appreciation covers made from the best quality materials.  … Read more


First Communion Season

The Meaning of First Communion First Communion season is upon us. Many people have gone to the first communion celebrations for their friends and families, but few can recount off the top of their heads all their religious educational teaching of what exactly occurs at a first communion.   For the Catholic Church first communion  … Read more