[nabs-l] Walking at Graduation

Serena serenacucco at verizon.net
Sun Dec 14 19:21:10 UTC 2008

Hey Harry

I'm sure my answer's a moot point cuz it's Sunday, but the disability person 
was gonna make me sit in special seating, I'm guessing, closer to the stage, 
but I refused!  In the end, the person in charge of graduation found someone 
to guide me.  I used sighted guide, just cuz it was easier.


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Harry Hogue" <harryhogue at yahoo.com>
To: <nabs-l at nfbnet.org>
Sent: Wednesday, December 10, 2008 9:26 PM
Subject: [nabs-l] Walking at Graduation

Hello everyone,

I wanted to get everyone's advice before I call the registrar's office to 
make arrangements for a guide.

I'm graduating this Saturday, and am not sure what to do about walking 
across the stage to the person to get my diploma, etc. What have you guys 
done who have graduated? As I understand it you walk up a ramp, to the 
person, shake hands with him an who ever else is there, and walk down the 
other side. Thoughts?

P.S. Disability SErvices said they don't have anything set up, but that the 
student just calls the registrar's office and arranges for a guide if they 

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