What Happened if Virtual Convocation by Universities
When Coronavirus pandemic was spreading in the country, the government closed down the schools, colleges and universities across Pakistan and the exams were cancelled. Now the public gatherings, institutes and other events are stopped and they turned to online and virtual convocation ceremonies were held at pandemic continues to stop the activities. Various students have shown their disappointment on the idea of virtual convocation and they have shared their sadness and approval with the use of social media. They say that they are not replacement and in the absence of true feeling, how you can enjoy the prestige of real ceremonies. While attending the virtual event, they cannot say goodbye to their teachers and friends in proper way and they let throw the graduation party to celebrate it.
Missing out Experience
Graduation from any university is the happy moment and it makes good chance for your friends and family to get to see the most important hand off in your life, your degree, which is awarded to the students during the convocation. Now the students will get an email and they will be informed that they have completed their graduation.
The candidates must have webcam, which is excellent internet connection and technical comfort and it is necessary for any virtual event. In the absence of stable and fast internet connection or some other difficulty, virtual convocation can be annoying source rather than enjoying from this most beautiful event of their life. You will attend the meeting and now in this way, they will miss important parts and check connection, which would be mood spoiler. If you are no tech, then you would find it difficult to navigate through links to attend graduation of your child.
Missing Chance to Reflect on Accomplishments
The students worked hard during their academic years and it would lead to their graduation and they performed well in various aspects of life of student, this convocation ceremony is an opportunity to reflect on accomplishments and feel proud to get them in front of their teachers, family and friends. While attending the virtual convocation, there is no excitement or satisfaction for the students as they cannot receive their graduate degree.
Reminder of How Un- Normal and Stranger Times Are
The provision of the virtual convocation facility makes it all real for you and you can watch, what is going on around you. During this difficult time, you can get things as close to normal as possible. Various changes are made around us and we are social isolated and it is reminder of pandemic, which would be appreciated by various people.