Campus News 2007

For Immediate Release
January 29, 2007

Motivational Speaker Shannon Pickard to Appear at SU Feb. 6

Shannon Pickard

Shannon Pickard, one of America’s most requested young speakers, will be at Schreiner University Tuesday, Feb. 6.

His performance will begin at 7 p.m. in the Floyd & Kathleen Cailloux Campus Activity Center Ballroom. This event is free and open to the public.

Pickard is a professional comedian who has performed in the world-famous Laugh Factory Comedy Club in Hollywood. He uses his trademark inspirational improvisation to inspire, empower and build confidence in any group.

Pickard has appeared on "The Tonight Show,” "Varsity Blues,” "Walker, Texas Ranger," and can be currently seen on TLC's "For Better or For Worse." He is now the acclaimed author of the top selling book for students, “The Choice Is Yours: A Formula For Success,” and recently joined the #1 New York Times Bestselling Chicken Soup for the Soul team as a spokesman for their teenage series.

For more information, contact Jennifer Hudson-Velazquez, director of student activities at Schreiner, at 830-792-7283 or


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