Cal Thomas headlines scholarship banquet
February 06, 2008
Cal Thomas, one of America’s leading conservative commentators, will be the featured speaker at a fund-raising dinner March 11, 2008, 6 p.m., at the Sheraton Read House in Chattanooga (map
) for the William Jennings Bryan Opportunity Program.
The William Jennings Bryan Opportunity Program is an initiative to ensure a quality Christ-centered education is available to all academically qualified students who demonstrate significant financial need. Tickets are available by calling 423.775.7323. Corporate sponsorships also are available.
Mr. Thomas is a 40-year veteran of broadcast and print journalism. He has worked for NBC, CNBC, PBS television, and the Fox News Network, where he currently provides weekly political commentary. He has appeared on NBC Nightly News, Nightline, The Today Show, Good Morning America, CNN’s Crossfire, Larry King Live, and The Oprah Winfrey Show. In 1995, Thomas was honored with a Cable Ace Award nomination for Best Interview Program. Other awards include a George Foster Peabody team reporting award, and awards from both the Associated Press and United Press International.
Steve Keck, Director of Advancement, said, “We are delighted to have Cal Thomas as the speaker for this program. He is a keen observer of contemporary life, and has a gift for communicating biblical truth in a compelling manner. He understands the importance of a biblical worldview and shares the commitment that Bryan College has to our Lord and to His Word.”