BC: Created by:: Heather Lynn
FC: "What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us." ~Ralph Waldo Emerson | to the Graduate
1: Go Lumberjacks! | Heather Lynn's Commencement Saturday May 8, 2010 10:00 am J. L. Walkup Skydome at NAU
2: My wonderful sister took my gradation pictures at NAU's beautiful north campus!
4: Exercise Science crew! | Andrew Songer, Keighley Marshall, Penny Short, Gianara Campasano, Liana Boer, Kimber Morelli, Jessica Rieg, Dr. Chris Baldi, Me!, Rachael McDonald
5: What greater thing is there for human souls than to feel that they are joined for life - to be with each other in silent unspeakable memories. ~George Eliot | Other things may change us, but we start and end with the family. ~Anthony Brandt
6: Class would never have been the same without Tim Winowish and Ava Majkrzak!! | Big 5 pals Andrew Songer and Mike Sedgman.
7: Without Liana Boer and Rachael McDonald I wouldn't have stayed sane during our college years! | The family is one of nature's masterpieces. ~George Santayana
8: We are so proud of you! | Thankful for the support from my friends, Jenna Galloway, Ashley O'Hara, Genie MacArthur, Skyler Bonfils!
9: Some of my favorite roommates, Ashley, Ali Clark, and Liana!
10: Meeting both Liana and Rachael early on during college was an answered prayer. These girls are awesome! | We had a great group of girls in our Exercise Science program!
11: Life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass. …It's about learning to dance in the rain.
12: My parents! | The Hobbs Grandparents | Grandpa Lynn and Joanna | So thankful that my family made the trip up the mountain to share in my graduation day!
13: Always a fun time with Uncle Dave, Amy, and Aunt Kathy! | It was awesome to have Aunt Lisa, Aunt Mel, Rebekah, and Madelyn in Flagstaff!
14: It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are. ~e.e. cummings | I have been blessed with such great friends and I'm so thankful that I was able to spend my special day with people like Amara Edgley. | Chris and Suzy Bowes! | Marihelen, Josh, and Felicity France! | Jessica Holyoke and JJ Rocca!
15: Party Time! | After finally getting my key un-stuck from lovely Alpine Ridge Apartments I was able to go enjoy my graduation party with people like Danielle Tapia!
16: Accept no one's definition of your life, but define yourself. - Harvey Fierstein
17: I had an absolute blast living with Liana Boer in Apline Ridge Apartments from the summer of 2008 to the summer of 2010. After graduation we had a photo shoot at all of our meaningful places around NAU's campus! | Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you'll land among the stars. ~Les Brown
18: The Chemistry/Biological Sciences building held most of our challenging Exercise Science courses on north campus! We had to pass by the "french fries" on south campus going to the few classes held in the health professions building. Reilly Hall was both of our homes during our start at NAU as freshman!
21: Friendship is the thread that ties our hearts together.
22: Do not follow where the path may lead. Go, instead, where there is no path and leave a trail. ~Ralph Waldo Emerson
23: Put your heart, mind, intellect and soul even to your smallest acts. This is the secret of success. ~Swami Sivananda | You did it!
24: Life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass…It's about learning to dance in the rain.
25: My college experience has been the most challenging five years of my life. I would have never made it through those years without being surrounded by the friends and family that I dearly love