Sara Hertwig
Graduates from Dakota Ridge High School throw their hats in the air following the graduation ceremony at Red Rocks.
It didn’t rain on this parade (of grads)

When Rebeca Musina walked across the stage at Red Rocks Amphitheatre, her family jumped to its feet, blowing air horns and waving large posters baring Musina’s smiling face.

“We’re a big close-knit Romanian family,” said Musina’s aunt, Cecilia Guraliuc, who came up with the idea for the posters.

“We thought we’d embarrass her a little,” Guraliuc added with a smile.