Student shares graduation spotlight with best friend

Published 05/15 2013 02:40PM

Updated 05/15 2013 06:17PM

UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- A student is sharing her graduation spotlight with her best friend. Bridget Evans graduated over the weekend earning her master's degree from the College of Applied Health Sciences. By her side was her service dog, Hero.  

Herff Jones made a custom cap and gown for him to wear on the big day and his name was even called out with Evans'. She says he was with her throughout school so he had to be congratulated too.

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