Alumna to Vie for Miss America Crown

Published originally in the Summer 2010 issue of Berea College Magazine

Theater major Djuan Trent ’09, was crowned Miss Kentucky 2010 on July 18. She will represent Kentucky at the Miss America pageant in January. One of her duties will be to serve as the spokesperson for the Kentucky Department of Agriculture’s “Kentucky Proud” program. At the pageant, Djuan earned a preliminary talent award after singing “Up to the Mountain,” won a preliminary swimsuit competition and was recognized for community service. Continue reading Alumna to Vie for Miss America Crown

Miss Kentucky, Berea Graduate, Reaches Miss America Finals

Djuan Trent remembers very fondly the day she decided she wanted to compete in the Miss America pageant. “I was sitting in the basement of Seabury Residence Hall at Berea College with my best friend watching the 2009 Miss America Competition and I turned to her and said, I could probably do that.” The response she received was, “Just do it.” Continue reading Miss Kentucky, Berea Graduate, Reaches Miss America Finals