S: Master of Occupational Therapy
BC: This Is The First Day Of The Rest Of Your Life
FC: Texas WOMAN'S Univ. 2011
1: Rules by which I survived grad school
2: Rule 1: You aren't competitors, you are cohorts.
3: THE JOURNEY HAS BEEN FUN... | 2011 | Rule 3: Somebody is always ready with a camera. | Rule#2: Don't take yourself too seriously.
4: I hope your dreams take you to the corners of your smiles, to the highest of your hopes, to the windows of your opportunities, and to the most special places your heart has ever known.
5: Rule 4: Expect the unexpected!
7: Things to do: | Rule 5: Your classmates are usually your best resource, so play with them often.
8: An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest. ~Benjamin Franklin
9: Rejuvenating | Rule 6: Learning takes place outside of the classroom too.
10: Rule 7: It is imperative to put down the books & make time to relax...
11: and occasionally a time to cry a little | to stop & take it all in...
12: As our final year comes to an end, we pause to reflect upon the many memories which have brought us tears and joy. We came to this place together to learn, to grow, to share. Time and space may separate us, but wherever our pathways take us we will always be the TWU MOT Class of 2011. Commencement Exercises on the seventeenth of December, 2011 at 2pm Texas Woman's University Denton, Texas, Pioneer Hall | Degree in hand and ready to go! | Rule 8: Live in the moment
13: Graduation Day! December 17, 2011 | Lessons learned
15: There is a good reason they call these ceremonies "commencement exercises." Graduation is not the end; it's the beginning. ~Orrin Hatch
17: The whole purpose of education is to turn mirrors into windows. ~ Sydney J. Harris | Rule 9: It is necessary to reflect your face off | Another chapter comes to an end. | Friends are the mirrors of your soul
18: Family that helped make it all happen!
20: Goal, Plan, Do, Check
21: Rule 10: It takes a community to get one through a rigorous graduate program. Always work on constructing your village & nurture it so that it becomes a community.