Dixon-Montgomery Attends Philanthropic Tea with Miss Illinois

Jessie Dixon-Montgomery (Modern Languages) and Miss Illinois, Dominique Johnson, recently attended The Links, Incorporated Tea, a philanthropic organization that grants multiple scholarships to high school graduates heading to college. Johnson encouraged students, especially those like herself who are stigmatized by learning disabilities, to pursue education with motivation and perseverance. Johnson holds a BA from Eastern and an MA from Alabama A & M in Applied Engineering with focus in Technology.