Protocols for Tassel on Mortar Boards?

Answer Academic dress has its origins in the 12th and 13th centuries. When universities were first taking form, all scholars studying at the school had taken at least minor orders and were therefore membe... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Protocols for Tassel on Mortar Boards

Which side does the tassel hang on a mortar board?

When wearing a mortar board, the tassel is supposed to hang on the right side. However, once commencement exercises are finished, students adjust the tassel so that is hangs on the left. Students u... Read More »

What is the masonry mortar mix ratio for type N mortar?

1:3ish Use for non-load application. Mix with sand to produce a mortar for bricks and blocks. Mix proportions by weight for TYPE N Mortar- 10 kg Masonry Cement - 35 kg Sand

How to Put a Tassel on a Cap?

This is for those graduates that are worried about having their tassel fall off.

How to Put a Tassel on a Tapestry?

Tassels will add decorative detailing to a tapestry. Because traditional needlework tapestries are often hung on the wall or used as a table covering, the tassels will hang down in a regal fashion.... Read More »