Chattahoochee Technical College honored its graduates with a drive-thru graduation ceremony Thursday at the college’s North Metro Campus.
About 500 Chattahoochee Tech students graduated this spring, with more than 200 of them participating in the drive-through graduation celebration, according to the college. Faculty and staff cheered enthusiastically for students who traveled in a parade of cars through the center of campus.
Each graduate had a turn to exit their vehicle and walk down a red carpet in their graduation cap and gown as their name was announced. Then each graduate posed for a photo with Chattahoochee Tech president Ron Newcomb. This event, which was planned months in advance, was held outdoors out of an abundance of caution because of coronavirus concerns.
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