Lindenwood University held a grand opening for its newest location in St. Louis’ Old Post Office building at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, May 12. The event included remarks by a distinguished collection of speakers, a ceremonial ribbon cutting, and tours of the facility led by Lindenwood’s student ambassadors.
artCONVERSATIONS, a St. Louis-based art curator of exhibits that address human behavior and societal concerns, announced today that its inaugural exhibit, Freedom Imagined; Freedom Lived, will be on view May 22-June 17, 2016, at the J. Scheidegger Center for the Arts’ Boyle Family Gallery at Lindenwood University’s St. Charles campus.
Lindenwood University has partnered with the Gallup organization on a three-year project to survey alumni and study graduate experiences and long-term outcomes as they pursue great jobs and great lives. The first web survey shows Lindenwood graduates are more likely than other college graduates to be working full-time for an employer and engaged on the job.
Lindenwood’s new Barnes and Noble College bookstore is now open on the St. Charles campus.
The Historic Daniel Boone Home and surrounding property in Defiance is on the verge of becoming a St. Charles County park with a donation from Lindenwood University. Lindenwood, which has owned the home and property since 1998, is gifting nearly 300 acres to the people of St. Charles County.
Lindenwood University named Jennifer Johnson the Easton Award winner and Adam Peth the Sibley Award winner at the 2016 Honors Convocation on April 24 in the J. Scheidegger Center for the Arts.
Mrs. Rauch’s impact was even broader. She was involved in a critical decision to save the institution from ruin. That decision was the foundation for the flourishing Lindenwood of today.
Dimon Paige, a senior majoring in public relations and corporate communications, is one of just 50 in the country named a Most Promising Multicultural Student for 2016 by the American Advertising Federation. Paige, 21, of Kansas City, was the only student from Missouri named to the group.
On Dec. 6, 2015, hundreds of newly minted alumni marched across the stage at the St. Charles Family Arena to receive their undergraduate degrees during Lindenwood University’s December Commencement ceremony. Graduate Glenn Gregory Markway may have been missing from the crowd, but his presence was definitely felt.
The Lindenwood Lions Cheerleading team won the Intermediate Small Coed Division II national title April 8 at the NCA/NDA Collegiate Cheer and Dance Championships in Daytona Beach, Fla. The team, with 18 cheerleaders, one mascot, and four alternates, is coached by Carrie Nichols.