Posted: Nov 16, 2009 8:02 AM by sleonard
The University of Louisiana at Lafayette Student-Athlete Advisory Committee is hosting the "Reading in Red" Bus Tour on November 16-17, 2009. "Reading in Red" is a bus tour to promote literacy and give back to student-athletes' former elementary schools. Student-athletes will be visiting elementary schools in the Acadiana area, and reading Jady Regard's book Born to Be a Ragin' Cajun to the students. Schools being visited this semester include: St. Bernard Elementary (Breaux Bridge), Carencro Catholic, Carencro Heights, Westminster Christian Academy (Opelousas), St. Michael School (Crowley), North Crowley Elementary School, South Crowley Elementary School, Ridge Elementary School, Cecil Picard/Maurice Elementary School, Mount Carmel Elementary School (Abbeville), Magnolia Elementary School (New Iberia), and Pesson Elementary School (New Iberia). In the spring semester, Lafayette Parish schools will be visited.
For more information, call the UL Lafayette Athletic Compliance Office at (337) 482-5195.