B-CU Joins Community In Celebrating Literacy

Harold Lucas was among the authors showcasing a book during “Literacy Among the Stars” at Campbell Middle School in Daytona Beach. Lucas graduated from B-CU in 1953. He also was a  former track and football coach at the university. Somer Harris photo
Harold Lucas was among the authors showcasing a book during “Literacy Among the Stars” at Campbell Middle School in Daytona Beach. Lucas graduated from B-CU in 1953. He also was a former track and football coach at the university. Somer Harris photo
B-CU alumni Harold Lucas, left, joined with Brook Dann and Shaquan Perkins, Miss Mass Communications and Mr. Mass Communications, respectively, at the literacy event at Campbell  Middle School. Somer Harris photo.
B-CU alumni Harold Lucas, left, joined with Brook Dann and Shaquan Perkins, Miss Mass Communications and Mr. Mass Communications, respectively, at the literacy event at Campbell Middle School. Somer Harris photo.

Bethune-Cookman University faculty, alumni, and current students joined Campbell Middle School in celebrating "Literacy Among the Stars" on January 25 at the school, located at 625 S. Keech St. B-CU graduates, including author Janelle Thomas, were on hand to present and get an opportunity to sign and sell their books.

The event also featured interactive literacy displays, prizes, awards, and performances from the Campbell Spartan's band, chorus, and dance team.

By Valerie Whitney