*** Media Advisory ***
THE LINCOLN UNIVERSITY TO ANNOUNCE
NEW HEAD FOOTBALL COACH
LINCOLN UNIVERSITY, PA. – The Lincoln University, the nation’s first Historically Black College and University (HBCU), will announce its new head football coach of The Lincoln University Lions (CIAA, DIVISION II) at 9 a.m., on Monday, April 29 at the Student Union Building (S.U.B.) Theater located on its second floor. Media is requested to RSVP.
The Lincoln University President Dr. Robert R. Jennings; Director of Athletics Dianthia Ford-Kee; The Lincoln Head Football Coach (T.B.A.) and members of his family.
Monday, April 29, 2013
9 a.m. – 10 a.m.
The Lincoln University
Student Union Building Theater
1570 Baltimore Pike
Lincoln University, PA 19352
Eric Christopher Webb
Director, Office of Communications & Public Relations
(484) 365-7451 (ofc.) / (484) 667-1315 (mobile)
Sports Information Specialist
The Lincoln University, founded in 1854 as the nation’s first degree-granting Historically Black College and University (HBCU), combines the elements of a liberal arts and science-based undergraduate curriculum along with select graduate programs to meet the needs of those living in a highly-technological and global society. Today, the University enrolls a diverse student body of approximately 2,000 men and women. Internationally recognized for preparing and producing world class leaders such as Thurgood Marshall, the first African American U.S. Supreme Court Justice, Lillian Fishburne, the first African American woman promoted to Rear Admiral in the U.S. Navy, Langston Hughes, the noted poet, Kwame Nkrumah, the first President of Ghana and Nnamdi Azikiwe, the first President of Nigeria.