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Graduation and Commencement Video
Godfather Films produces graduation, training, public relations, risk management and special event films for Perris Unified High School District, Corona Norco Unified School District, California Baptist University, La Sierra University and the University of Redlands. 800.495.5530

  1. La Sierra University Graduates Largest Class in School’s History 2017 - Highlight Film
    06/20/2017 - Author: Darla Martin Tucker
    RIVERSIDE, Calif. -- Early on the morning of June 18, before the heat of the day set in, long lines of black-robed graduates, many adorned with colorful leis and graduation caps, stood on the upper mall of La Sierra University’s campus waiting for the organ’s resounding strains of “Pomp and Circumstance” to begin at 8 a.m.

    “It doesn’t seem real,” said Kaitlyn Witherby, a management and marketing double major as she stood in line with her classmates. “I’m excited, nervous, but mostly excited,” said chemistry and Spanish major Caleb Flores of Fresno.

    A short time later, Kristen Soares, president of the Association of Independent California Colleges and Universities stood before La Sierra’s 2017 graduating class seated on Founders’ Green and advised them to create memory imprints of the day and of other special moments in their lives. She also told the graduates to value setbacks and mistakes as resilience-building moments along the path toward their goals.

    Soares gave an address titled “Be Present” for La Sierra’s commencement which saw 475 students, the university’s largest graduating class to date, receive 494 degrees.

    The AICCU represents the chief executives of California’s 79 private, nonprofit colleges and universities and those institutions’ 330,000 students on issues of public policy. Soares’ efforts include advocating for the Cal Grant, a state financial aid program for higher education. Before joining the AICCU, Soares served as a senior associate vice president for government relations and civic engagement at the University of Southern California for 23 years.

    La Sierra University is a Seventh-day Adventist non-profit co-educational university located in Riverside, California, United States. La Sierra offers undergraduate, graduate and doctoral level degrees and is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges and the Adventist Accrediting Association.

    To view photo albums of La Sierra University's 2017 commencement weekend, visit

  2. Pinacate Middle School Promotion 2017
    The vision of Pinacate Middle School is to prepare and support all students to be their BEST to become college and career ready and productive, contributing members in a competitive global society.
    Pinacate Middle School will inspire and support college and career readiness and the personal success of every student every day, by providing a safe, positive learning environment, effective instruction, targeted intervention, and active parental involvement.

    Be our BEST! Every Student! Every Day!

  3. Paloma Valley High School 2017 Graduation Ceremony
    The mission of the Perris Union High School District is to provide quality educational programs and meaningful opportunities which encompass the intellectual, social, emotional, and physical aspects of all students within the district and which will enable them to become productive members of society.
    Now is the time to show that spirit; Our colors soaring in the sky…so Come, now let’s hear the thunder Sounding our battle cry: “Go! Fight! Win! Wildcats will conquer. We’re with you, Team, We’re here once more. Paloma, number one, are we. Marching on to victory, so Wildcats… let’s get that score. … Go Wildcats!!!… Go Wildcats!!!

  4. Perris Lake High School 2017 Graduation Ceremony
    The mission of the entire staff at The Lake is to successfully educate all students and to help them develop academic and social skills while nurturing self-confidence in an atmosphere of mutual respect and high expectations. Our most important goal is to create the best conditions possible to assist your son or daughter to graduate either at The Lake or their original high school.

    Perris High School’s professional educators will provide a broad-based curriculum that affords our students opportunities to acquire the skills needed to understand and contribute to an interdependent and rapidly-changing world.

    Upon graduating from Perris High School, students will have: A vision of a successful future, a vision of their individual place in a successful future, and the academic, social, cultural, and personal tools to get there.

  6. California Military Institute 2017 Commencement Ceremony
    The Mission of the California Military Institute is to educate, train, and inspire the Corps of Cadets so that each cadet becomes a recognized leader of character dedicated to the values of honor, courage, and commitment and is prepared for a career of professional excellence and service to the community and Country.