Lindenwood University will observe Media Literacy Week with a forum on the culture of video games at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 15, in Young Hall Auditorium on the main Lindenwood campus, at 209 S. Kingshighway in St. Charles, Mo., 63301.
Lindenwood University’s history, political science and television programs will team up again this fall to host a televised History Bowl competition among teams from area high schools. Participating schools are still being sought, although currently five schools have signed on.
The Lindenwood University Department of Theatre will continue its 2008-2009 Mainstage Season on Oct. 16, 17 and 18 with “Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar and Grill,” a play with music by Lanie Robertson about the iconic jazz singer Billie Holiday.
The Lindenwood University Department of Theatre will open its 2008-2009 Mainstage Season on Thursday, Oct. 2, with “Les Liaisons Dangereuses” (“Dangerous Liaisons”), the Tony-award-nominated story of seduction, betrayal and revenge by Christopher Hampton, from the novel by Choderlos de Laclos.
David Sykuta, executive director of the Illinois Petroleum Council, will speak at Lindenwood University on the price of gasoline at 3 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 6, on the main Lindenwood campus.
Lindenwood University announced at a press conference today (September 23) that its newest building has been named the J. Scheidegger Center for the Arts, thanks to a $2 million gift from Jerry Scheidegger, long-time St. Louis area businessman and Lindenwood board member.
The 2008-09 Lindenwood University Speaker Series will continue at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 30 in Lindenwood’s Spellmann Center with John Brown, award-winning news anchor and author of the new book, “Missouri Legends.”
Lindenwood University plans to renovate and expand its beloved Harmon Hall, which will soon be the new home of the university’s School of Business and Entrepreneurship. A kick off event is scheduled from 4-5 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 18.
Actor Malcolm McDowell will introduce a showing of the classic movie “A Clockwork Orange” at 7 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 26, at Lindenwood University’s new Center for Fine and Performing Arts.
The 2008-09 Lindenwood University Speaker Series will begin at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 16, with a presentation by Josh Shipp, nationally known motivational speaker for young people.