For many Latino families, college graduation ceremonies are a big deal – especially if you’re a first generation college student who has worked tremendously hard to attain your diploma. Not only is this graduation ceremony about the graduate, but about all of their loved ones who have worked hard to help make this accomplishment possible.
Overall, these graduation ceremonies get emotional AF, and here are pictures that prove it…
Here’s a picture that captures the heart warming moment of meeting your family at the end of the stage.
CREDIT: @yahhmeelii / Instagram / Digital Image / June 11, 2018
Along with this picture, 2018 graduate Jessica said, “Getting here was not easy. I had many bumps, detours, and moments of self doubt, but I stuck to it and without adversities I wouldn’t be the strong mujer I am today.”