I can now officially say that I am now a graduate. Seriously, I’ve graduated from university and I am now the proud owner of a BA degree in Drama. It still seems surreal.
I graduated on Monday 8th September in Lincoln Cathedral and walked across the podium, ‘doffed’ my cap, and shook hands with the vice chancellor (I think?) before collecting my certificate (in an envelope, not a scroll unfortunately) and taking my seat again. That was my 30 seconds of fame before then having to sit and go through the other 200 odd students graduating during the same ceremony. I’m not going to lie, it was a little boring – and very long! – but I graduated, and that’s what’s most important here. Continue reading