Graduate Lauren Nance, 22, anxiously awaits the sight of her family following Winona State University's Fall 2009 Commencement ceremony at Memorial Hall in McCown Gymnasium Dec. 11 in Winona, Minn.
Some people say college is the best four years of your life. For graduate Lauren Nance, it was three-and-a-half. Nance, 22, completed her nursing degree in three-and-a-half years, much to the delight of her family.
"I have no idea how I did it," she said. "It just happened."