The Lindenwood University Board of Directors has announced that the school’s new 119,000-square-foot student center, which is scheduled to open this summer, will be named The Evans Commons in recognition of Lindenwood President James D. Evans.
Lindenwood University has entered into a sister school arrangement with Zhengzhou Huaxin College in the People’s Republic of China. University officials met with a delegation from the Chinese institution in early March to solidify the agreement, which will create unique educational opportunities for students at both schools.
Poet, scholar, and Celtic Christianity expert Dr. John Phillip Newell will headline the continuing 2010-2011 Speaker Series at Lindenwood University at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, March 22, 2011, at the Anheuser-Busch Leadership Room. Admission is free.
Lindenwood University’s Board of Directors has approved a 2.9 percent increase in tuition, room and board and other fees for undergraduate resident students for the 2011-2012 academic year.
Lindenwood University’s Young Hall Auditorium will be the site of a debate at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 10, between the candidates for mayor of St. Charles in the upcoming municipal election on April 5.
Dan Cathy, president and CEO of Chick-fil-A, will continue the Lindenwood University Speaker Series with a speech at 9 a.m. on Friday, March 18, in the Anheuser-Busch Leadership Room of the university’s Spellmann Center.
The Lindenwood University Board of Directors has unanimously extended the contract of President James D. Evans through May 2015.
The Lindenwood University Theatre Department will present the hilarious and thought-provoking musical Urinetown at 7:30 p.m. on March 3-5 and 10-12 in the university’s Bezemes Family Theater.
Lindenwood University will host its third annual Sibley Day on Wednesday, Feb. 23, in honor of University founders George and Mary Sibley. Students will be excused from classes in order to attend their choice of more 40 presentations and events scheduled throughout the day.
Dr. Mira Ezvan, professor of management information systems at Lindenwood University, will continue the university’s 2010-2011 Center for International and Global Studies Speaker Series at 7 p.m. on Thursday, February 24, 2011, on the main Lindenwood campus. Admission is free.