Lindenwood University student Josh Pauls is a member of the United States Paralympic Sled Hockey team that will travel to Sochi, Russia, to compete in the 2014 Paralympic Games March 7-16. The team will depart for Munich, Germany on Friday, Feb. 28, to complete processing and receive uniforms, and then travel on to the games in Sochi.
A trio of Lindenwood students has developed an app that they say could change the way college students communicate. Diego Kafie, Alcides Zeleya and Elisa Schwarz have partnered to create a free social networking app called Kampus. The three Lindenwood scholars recently won a Shark Tank-like competition held on campus in November, judged by none other than Shark Tank’s Daymond John.
Lindenwood University Press recently published the debut edition of the Missouri Policy Journal, an online journal that focuses on issues of interest to the state’s public policy makers, as well as to those interested in the subject.
Lindenwood University’s Department of Nonprofit Administration will host a Reverse Career Fair from 3 to 5 p.m. on Tuesday, April 8, on the St. Charles campus. All participating students will be recent or upcoming graduates of the school’s nonprofit administration degree program who will host stations designed to highlight their professional skills.
The Lindenwood University Theatre Department will present a modern musical classic, Into the Woods, at 7:30 p.m. on February 20-22, 2014, at the university’s Bezemes Family Theater.
Lindenwood University’s Department of Nonprofit Administration will offer grant writing workshops in March and April 2014, hosted by Julie Turner, PhD, associate professor and chair of the school’s Nonprofit Administration Department. The workshops will take place from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on Monday, March 31, and Tuesday, April 8, in the Memorial Arts Building’s Latzer Hall on the St. Charles campus.
Lindenwood University’s online bachelor’s degree programs have been ranked among the best in the nation for 2014 by the prestigious U.S. News and World Report.
The Lindenwood University Speaker Series, in cooperation with the university’s Gender Studies Program, will present Christopher Vu Gandin Le, CEO of Emotion Technologies, to lead a conversation about men and gender studies at 7 p.m. Thursday, February 6, in the Spellmann Center’s Anheuser-Busch Leadership Room.
The Lindenwood University Department of Nonprofit Administration will host its fifth annual Lion’s Pride Summer Youth Leadership Project from Wednesday, June 11, through Friday, June 13. The three-day summit will take place daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on the St. Charles campus.
Lindenwood University’s 2013-14 Speaker Series will continue with award-winning journalist, writer, and Middle East expert Deborah Horan at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 18, at the Spellmann Center’s Anheuser-Busch Leadership Room on the St. Charles campus.