Angela Christina Shepherd, of Bridge City, graduated Magna Cum Laude from McNeese State Univerity with a 3.84 GPA in Criminal Justice.

The second largest graduating class in McNeese State University history – 771 students – received degrees at the university’s spring commencement ceremony at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 19, at Burton Coliseum. This is just five students short of the largest class of 776 students back in fall 2008.

The Class of 2012 includes graduates from 35 parishes, 21 states and 19 countries. The Orange County graduates are:

Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice: Angela Christina Shepherd (Magna Cum Laude) of Bridge City.

Bachelor of Science in Nursing: Brittany Khoury Lemoine of Bridge City

Master of Science in Nursing: Kristin Paige Dohmann of Orange.

Bachelor of Science: Ronald Joseph Hebert lll and Krysta B. Gould, both of Orange.

Associate of General Studies: Marcieau A. Matthews of Orange.