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Cassie Dotts, Washington State Graduate, Wears Wedding Gown Under Robe

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Cassie Dotts stood out from the crowd at graduation when she wore a very special dress under her gown. | Shutterstock

PULLMAN, Wash. — With friends and family already gathered for her graduation from Washington State University, Cassie Dotts thought it would be a good time for another ceremony – her wedding.

She married University of Idaho fisheries science graduate Ben Ho in a ceremony on Friday in Moscow, Idaho. Then she received her doctorate in veterinary medicine in Saturday's WSU graduation in Pullman, Wash.

The Moscow-Pullman Daily News reports ( ) that Dotts wore her cap and gown over her wedding dress for people who wanted to see her as both a graduate and newlywed.

The couple plans to move to Dotts' native Nevada where she plans to work as a veterinarian in Las Vegas.


Information from: The Moscow-Pullman Daily News,

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