Marquette Basketball Players Read
to Children |
at Family Literacy Event
Oct. 7, 2005
Marquette basketball players Todd Townsend,
Wesley Matthews, Dominic James and Steve Novak will be
reading stories to children at The Hartman Literacy and Learning
Center’s family literacy event Wednesday, Oct. 12 from
5:30-6:30 p.m. in room 145 of the Walter Schroeder Health
Sciences & Education Complex located at 561 N. 15th Street.
The Hartman Literacy and Learning Center is a teaching, research
and service site that houses the Family Literacy Project.
The Literacy Project is designed to improve the quality of
literacy instruction provided by teachers, and the literacy
acquisition of urban children. Marquette undergraduate teachers-in-training
serve as tutors for children from inner-city Milwaukee schools.
Who: MU Basketball players Todd Townsend, Wesley Matthews,
James and Steve Novak
What: Reading stories to children
When: Wednesday, Oct. 12 from 5:30-6:30
Where: Room 145, Schroeder Complex, 561 N. 15th St.
For more information about the Hartman Literacy and Learning
Center at Marquette, go to http://www.marquette.edu/education/centers_clinics/hlc.shtml.
Media planning to attend should contact Anne Broeker in
the Office of Marketing and Communications.
Date: Wednesday, Oct. 12
Time: 5:30-6:30 p.m.
Place: Room 145, Schroeder Complex
N. 15th St.
Office of Marketing and Communication Contacts
Media Relations Specialist
Phone: (414) 288-1988