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PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A hospitalized high school student in Alabama was able to attend graduation thanks to a robot.

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Cynthia Pettway’s high school teamed up with the hospital to get her to the ceremony.

robot graduation Hospitalized High School Student Attends Graduation Thanks To Robot

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They used the robot, equipped with an Ipad, to live stream her face on the device as it rolled across the stage.

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Pettway attended night classes to earn her diploma.