Rene Knott, of KSDK TV, has done two pieces on Nicole Hensley and her family as part of his coverage from the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Hensley was a standout women’s hockey goalie with Lindenwood before joining the U.S. women’s hockey team, which won a world championship with Hensley before going to the Olympic games.
Rik Hafer, professor of economics in the Robert W. Plaster School of Business & Entrepreneurship, was quoted in a St. Louis Post-Dispatch business column about the significance of the United States’ budget deficit.
KMOV TV covered an active shooter training session offered for students by Lindenwood Public Safety and Security on Saturday, Feb. 17, in the Spellmann Center. Training sessions like this are offered regularly for students, faculty, and staff; more than 400 have attended the training sessions on campus since June of 2017.
Dr. Beth Kania-Gosche, associate dean of education at Lindenwood University and president elect of the Missouri Association of Colleges for Teacher Education, was quoted in a St. Louis Post-Dispatch article on a rating program for teacher education programs.
A set of changes is planned in Lindenwood University housing for the fall 2018 semester, including two coed residence halls, a freshman quad, and relaxed visitation regulations in off-campus housing units.
KSDK TV’s Frank Cusumano did a feature on Lindenwood’s national champion table tennis team, focusing on the team’s diversity of international players.
Lindenwood University and Title IX Coordinator Kelly Moyich recently played host to a quarterly gathering of Title IX professionals from throughout the region. The group, which also included numerous Lindenwood personnel from Human Resources, Student Development, and other departments, met in the Hyland Arena’s VIP Room.
Lindenwood University’s Black Student Union on the St. Charles campus has put together a slate of activities commemorating Black History Month, which is observed annually in February. All events are free and open to the entire campus community.
Lindenwood University students have donated their services in an effort to be good neighbors, learn about their craft, and discover the value of helping others.
The Master of Science in Nursing program at Lindenwood University has received initial accreditation from the Commission of Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).