Stewart or Katie Cooper,
Centenary News Service,
Club Donates Gift to Scholarship Fund at Centenary College
Presenting a check for the Katherine
Jackson French Annual Memorial Scholarship at Centenary College are:
Dorothy Dornier (left) and Maredia Bowdon (right), officers of the
Woman's Department Club. Receiving the check on behalf of the college
is Traci Alsup, director of foundation and corporate relations.
SHREVEPORT, LA -- The Woman's Department
Club in Shreveport has honored the memory of Katherine Jackson French with
a new donation to an existing scholarship.
Dorothy Dornier, president, and Maredia
Bowdon, first vice president of the Woman's Department Club, have presented
a check to the Katherine Jackson French Annual Memorial Scholarship at
The scholarship was established at
Centenary in 1959 and is awarded yearly to a female student majoring in
English literature or education. Dr. French, a professor at Centenary
from 1924 to 1949 and a founder of the Woman's Department Club, lectured
to members weekly for 17 years on English and classical literature.
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