Office of Student Life, 318-869-5117, or
Lynn Stewart, Centenary
News Service, 318-869-5120
Campus Week of Dialogue Events for Oct. 11-16 Observance
SHREVEPORT, LA -- Centenary
College will participate in the national Campus Week of Dialogue, Oct. 11-16,
with a series of activities and events promoting conversations about race
The programs are a
part of the third annual week, sponsored by The White House Office for
One America and the U.S. Department of Education, which have challenged
schools to commit to at least one project aimed at moving their communities
and the country toward racial reconciliation.
At Centenary, five
events have been planned by students, faculty and staff associated with
the Black Student Alliance, Campus Activities Board, InterOrganizational
Council, Residence Hall Association, resident assistants and the Office
of Student Life. Planned are:
"Can I Speak for You Brother?"
by the African American Drama Company of California, performing its one-man
play on the history of black leaders. The play will be held at 6:30
p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 11 in the Hurley Auditorium.
"Target/Non Target," an
interactive and intense look at beliefs and prejudices, 7 p.m. Thursday,
Oct. 12 in the James Hall lobby.
Campuswide Town Hall Meeting,
offering students a chance to voice concerns about racial issues at Centenary,
3 p.m. Friday, Oct. 13 in Carlile Auditorium (Mickle Hall Room 114).
Black Student Alliance
Gospel Show, 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 14 in the Hargrove Memorial Amphitheater.
KTBS-TV Community Forum,
a communitywide discussion about diversity, 6 p.m. Monday, Oct. 16, South
For further information,
contact the Centenary College Office of Student Life at 318-869-5117.
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