Contact:  Lynn Stewart, Centenary News Service, 318-869-5120
Centenary Athletes, Maroon Jackets Sponsor Day on Campus for LightHouse Students; KSLA-TV's Candice Jones to Speak Jan. 20

SHREVEPORT, LA -- Centenary College and its student athletes will host a free, public convocation featuring KSLA-TV health reporter Candice Jones at 11 a.m. Monday, Jan. 20 in Brown Chapel.

The program is part of a day-long Martin Luther King Day observance that includes LightHouse students spending time with Centenary athletes and members of the Maroon Jackets honor organization.

Ms. Jones will speak on "Fulfilling the Dream."

Also participating in the convocation will be Centenary students Jameelah Brown, Sherricka Fields and Jessica Haas; the Heavenly Touch singers; Dr. Kenneth L. Schwab, Centenary president; and the Rev. Betsy Eaves, Centenary chaplain. Before and after the convocation, Centenary athletes will introduce the LightHouse students to the Centenary campus, classes, dining hall, and athletic activities.