Feb. 29, 2000
LARAMIE, Wyo. -
Thursday, March 2 is a special day for school kids all over the country.It's Dr. Suess's birthday and for the past three years the NEA, NationalEducation Association, has sponsored "READ ACROSS AMERICA" on this day.Athletes, politicians, entertainers, and educators come into the schools toread to kids. This year the University of Wyoming is participating in this special day again!
A cross section of male/female athletes (listed below) from different sports willread at Indian Paintbrush Elementary. Athletes will read their favorite Dr.Suess book to classes and then enjoy birthday cake with the elementary students.
Women's Golf Mimi UrishMen's Basketball Justin FrenchTennis Shirley Mendoza Melanie Roberts Lindsay McPhailMen's Golf Reed Lende Daivd Hearn Jacob HunterSoccer Kelly McShane Rachael Brink Meredith Russo Anne Maddock Nan Sommer Sarah KuyperVolleyball Melody Friehauf Rachel Lau