‘THE SKIN OF OUR TEETH’: Students from Delgado Community College and Grace King High School will make up the cast for the Delgado production of “The Skin of Our Teeth” by Thornton Wilder.
The Pulitzer Prize-winning play will be presented at 8 p.m. through Saturday and at 3 p.m. Sunday in the Delgado Drama Hall, on the third floor of 615 City Park Ave., New Orleans.
Tickets are $10 general admission, $8 Delgado students and seniors. For reservations, call (504) 671-6360.
The play is directed by Casey Groves, with sets and lights designed by Tom Dawson and costume design by Kerry Fitts.
LSU SCHOLARSHIP: Mount Carmel Academy graduate Shelby Roy, of Kenner, has been awarded the Dr. Gerald L. and Gayle W. Foret Scholarship to attend LSU University College, where she is a freshman.
During its “Celebration of Excellence” spring awards program, University College awarded $74,000 through 64 undergraduate student scholarships, seven LSU faculty teaching awards, two graduate teaching assistant awards and one LSU Advisor of the Year Award.
Roy is an industrial engineering major with a 4.0 grade-point average. Her parents are Terry and Riechelle Roy.
DILLARD UNIVERSITY: Insights on social media from Dillard University President Walter M. Kimbrough have been published in two recent works.
Kimbrough contributed a chapter, “To Tweet or Not to Tweet,” to “Presidential Perspectives: A Higher Education Thought Leadership Series,” published by Aramark.
Also, Kimbrough is featured in a chapter, “#MovingTheNeedle,” in a book by Dan Zaiontz, “#FollowTheLeader: Lessons in Social Media Success from #Highered CEOs.”