Truman Cornwell Scholarship

Truman State University plans a celebrity roast to raise scholarship dollars and awareness for Communication Week.

November 1 thru 6 is Communication week at Truman, and the university looks to raise scholarship funds for the Cornwell Award for Electronic Media, the COMM Club (National Communication Association Student Club), Lambda Pi Eta, and the Communication Department are jointly promoting a Roast of Dr. Jay Self. Dr. Self often teaches a JINS class on humor and willingly consented to the event. The event takes place on Wed. Nov. 4 at 5 p.m. in Georgian Room B at Truman’s Student Union Building. Open an hour prior and throughout the banquet, will be Georgian Room C with silent auction items to bid on, some new, some used, but all needing a home. The proceeds from ticket sales, the silent auction, in addition to gifts will be added to the Cornwell Scholarship.