On Tuesday, April 19th Jarvis Christian College will hold their Honors Convocation in Smith-Howard Chapel on the campus from 10am - noon. Guest speaker for this event will be Dr. Beverly Guy-Sheftall.

Dr. Guy-Sheftall holds a Ph. D and is a professor of Women's Studies at Spelman College and past President of the National Women's Studies Association. Tomorrow she will be the keynote speaker for the Honors Convocation. This event is free and open to the public.

Jarvis Christian College is the sole historically Black liberal arts, baccalaureate degree-granting institution affiliated with the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ). Located in Hawkins, Texas, the mission of the college is to prepare students intellectually, socially, spiritually and personally to function effectively in a global and technological society, to pursue professional and graduate studies, or to begin satisfying and productive careers.