Lynn Pownall, an active member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, recently received a bachelors of arts degree from St. Gregory University in Shawnee, Okla. Lynn studied pastoral theology by attending classes at St. John’s Center in Little Rock, a satellite campus for St. Gregory’s. In addition to the classes in Little Rock, Pownall traveled to Shawnee for three summer sessions to fulfill the degree requirements. Pownall and others from the diocese of Little Rock received their diplomas in a recent ceremony at St. John’s Center.