On May 14, 2022, after the fulfillment of the Philosophy requirement for Theological Studies, Our Lady of the Angels Province Solemnly Professed Student Friar Franck Lino Sokpolie, OFM Conv. received a degree in French and Francophone Studies, with a Certificate in European Studies, from the Catholic University of America. He was joined by family and friends, including several of his confreres, in continued studies. Friar Franck officially completed all the class course required for the degree in 2020. In the Fall of 2021, he returned from is Apostolic Year of Formation, serving in ministry with our friars in Columbus, GA, and finished his thesis for the French Degree, before heading to San Antonio, TX to continue his education, this past January. He came back last week to walk at CUA Commencement.