Finishing Well

May 7, 2010

This weekend I am in Virginia Beach, Virginia, with Chris, his parents, and his little sister Ria. I can hardly believe I am saying this, but I am actually graduating from college this weekend.

We visited the Regent University campus this afternoon to pick up my regalia, and I can’t tell you how much it meant to me to actually be on campus. For the last three years, I have participated in classes with incredible people from all over the world and worked with incredible professors. I really can’t wait to meet them this evening at the commissioning service.

Finishing my college degree has been an on-going goal since I married Chris, but with all of the challenges and twists and turns in our journey, it just didn’t seem possible. Online classes with Regent made it possible, though, and I have had an incredible experience with the school. If you face similar challenges, I definitely recommend that you check it out. The website is

Be back soon with video from the weekend, as well as an update on flood relief efforts in Nashville!

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  • Reply Dianne Poinski May 10, 2010 at 10:00 pm

    Congratulations on graduating! As someone who never graduated from college (even though I have racked up plenty of units), I am inspired by what you did. I may even check out the link……….It’s been awhile since I was on your blog and saw your last post. Happy I found you here!


    Dee Reply:

    Thanks, Dianne! Glad you found me here. 🙂 My mom graduated from college last December, which was huge inspiration for me to push through and finish, too. Good luck!


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