By Al Quartemont, Special to the Message
[img_assist|nid=7834|title=Happy grads|desc=Members of LC’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing graduates for 2011 take time to celebrate their accomplishment. Louisiana College conferred degrees on 117 graduates.|link=none|align=right|width=640|height=567]PINEVILLE – For Louisiana College Theater Arts major Chris McDowell of Deville, graduation meant one thing.
“It means adulthood is here,” he said. “I’m a grown- up now.”
McDowell and 42 other undergraduate and 74 graduate students in the Master of Arts in Teaching program at LC began that next stage of life Saturday, Dec. 10, when the college hosted its 151st commencement ceremony.