Look! I did it!
Graduate of Utah Valley University with a Bachelor of Science in Music...
President Monson spoke at my Graduation and Presidents Uchtdorf and Eyring were there too!
I kind of bumped into them before commencement began backstage and they told me congrats...
Playing in an orchestra for, lets hope, not the last time!
I can't believe that I am a College Graduate! I hate to admit it, but I never really thought I would finish! I am pretty proud of all that I have learned in the past 4 years!
Here are a few highlights:
-Left home to attend Southern Utah University (scariest and best thing ever!)
-Met some of my BEST friends there
-Had some of my most challenging and growing experiences
-First Kiss as a Freshman in college (I have come a long way!) haha
-Scholarships at SUU for Viola
-Played in the orchestra for Collin Raye
-Symphony Orchestra performed one of my pieces!
-countless recitals, solos, and concerts that my parents came down to see...
-Principal Violist as a freshman
-Failed my first math class
-Retook my math class and did well!
-Found a change was needed... moved home and enrolled at UVSC
-Found out the Math class I retook didn't transfer to UVSC...
-Took 2 more math classes at UVSC which almost killed me
-Lots of dating
-Almost changed my major to Digital Media
-Moved to Carriage Cove
-Started dating this cute guy named Evan
-Interned in LA for I AM LEGEND soundtrack
-UVSC became UVU
-Sang WICKED with the Symphony
-UVU String Quartet
-Had my most amazing growing experiences as a Violist with an amazing teacher
-Got engaged to Evan!
-JR Viola Recital
-Cowboy Poetry Concerts
-Married my LOVE
-Interned in LA for ANGELS AND DEMONS soundtrack
-learned how to be a good teacher
-SR Viola Recital
-Finished my last semester of school
Plus many more amazing things that I forgot! College really was the best of times!
Now I am on to new and better things... like... what now???