|Graduation dinner happiness|
The second day of graduation week was reserved for the
annual dinner dance held for graduating students in all programs. This was an
awesome day, not just because of the dance, but because my daughter officially
graduated from the fifth grade! I can’t believe I am now the mother of a sixth
grader, but I am so incredibly proud of my child and all her accomplishments.
|My daughter is officially a sixth grader!|
The actual event started with a nice dinner, and of
course, a lot of pictures were taken. The dinner was followed by an award component, and
even though I knew I was an award recipient, I was surprised to hear my name
announced since my award reception would take place the following day. When my
name was called, “God’s Plan” by Drake started to play, which I thought was the
perfect song for me! I couldn’t help but dance a little as I walked across the
dance floor to receive my award, but unfortunately, I can’t remember who caught
a picture of it to share.
Another awesome thing about the dinner, other than getting
to party with all my classmates (and even professors) in the same room for one
last time, was getting to see our official class of 2018 banners displayed.
These banners not only had our names complete with the new “DO” title, but they
also showed the residencies we matched into along with the locations. I was so
happy to see my classmates match into various fields such as urological
surgery, internal medicine, family medicine, general surgery, and orthopedic
surgery, just to name a few. I was even more shocked to see that one decided to
take on an assistant professor position at an out-of-state college. Exciting
futures are ahead for all us, and I am so proud of my classmates!
|Loving my new title! #DoctorStatus|
Overall, I’m really glad I attended the dance, and it was a
great way to have fun and celebrate as graduation approached. My next post will
highlight my favorite part of graduation week: receiving the Mason W. Pressly
Memorial Medal Award.
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