Traditions continue at VMS commencement

By Randy Wyrick

VAIL — There’s a long Vail Mountain School tradition of students helping each other, and commencement is no exception.For commencement, juniors brought down the caps and gowns to the 29 waiting seniors about to take that confident walk out of high school and into the rest of their lives. The juniors looked those seniors in the eye, realizing they would take that same walk in a year’s time.Besides the traditional caps and gowns, this year’s graduates added a small remembrance for a departed friend — each wore a pin in memory of classmate Zeke McTavish Pierce.At Vail Mountain School each …

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