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Your graduation from Ashworth College is a momentous occasion. As an educational milestone, earning your online college degree should be one of the most wonderful and memorable events of your life. But mishaps can crop, turning your excitement into a series of annoyances. Try to avoid disappointment with tips from some of our past graduates:
Wear the proper clothing. Ashworth College graduation day is a long one! We give everyone time to take photos, socialize, and rehearse with a complete run-through of the ceremony. Metro Atlanta in August is usually hot, so this tip boils down to wearing cool, lightweight clothing. But even though you’ll be wearing your graduation gown over your clothes, don’t dress too casually. It's a day to celebrate, so you should want to look your best.
Many women choose to wear a comfortable dress or skirt. Choose dress shoes that allow you to walk comfortably and naturally. Avoid sandals, sneakers, and any shoes you haven’t broken in yet or that you might trip over as you walk up the steps to the stage.
Wear your cap and tassel correctly. How to wear a graduation cap properly has stymied more than one graduate. Here’s how it works:
You may wish to personalize your cap by attaching something that is meaningful to you. Decorate it as you would like. Some people attach glitter or write a unique message on it. Just be sure the cap is securely attached to your head so it won’t fall off.
One final thought: Take time to appreciate the joy of the moment in a day that celebrates your determination to attain of a worthwhile goal.