Dan Sweeney Named STL City SC Stadium Public Address Announcer
Associate professor of sports management in the Plaster College of Business and Entrepreneurship Dr. Dan Sweeney was named St. Louis City SC stadium public address announcer in February following a short stay in the same role with City2, the reserve team of St. Louis City SC.
Rickey Whittington Receives Honorary Doctoral Degree
Lindenwood University President Dr. John Porter awarded Rickey Whittington with an honorary doctoral degree April 18 at the Lindenwood House. The degree is a symbol of Lindenwood’s gratitude for Whittington’s philanthropic efforts within the community focused on uplifting underserved students and other marginalized members of society.
2023 Lindy Awards Winners Announced
In 2005, Lindenwood University celebrated its first Lindy Awards show – an annual spring event that highlights the work of students in the communications department, including Mane Media and KCLC Radio.
Entrepreneur Lauer Joins LU’s Plaster College of Business and Entrepreneurship
Dan Lauer is bringing his wealth of knowledge to Lindenwood University. Lauer was named Chief Entrepreneurship Officer of Plaster College of Business and Entrepreneurship and joined the Lindenwood community May 1.
May 2023 Commencement
Lindenwood University will host its Spring 2023 Commencement ceremonies Friday, May 5, and Saturday, May 6, at Hyland Performance Arena.
Athletic Training Wins MAATA District 5 Quiz Bowl Title
Lindenwood University Athletic Training students recently won first place at the Mid-America Athletic Trainers’ Association District 5 Quiz Bowl on March 17.
Student Researchers Return From Successful Conference in Brussels
Three Lindenwood University students and one faculty advisor returned home after a successful trip to Brussels, Belgium in early March.
Lindenwood Education System Acquires Dorsey College
Lindenwood Education System, the non-profit parent entity of Lindenwood University, has completed its acquisition of Dorsey College, a nationally accredited institution that provides career-focused education in the healthcare, skilled trades, culinary arts, emergency medical services, and beauty and wellness fields.
Kayla Meyer wins Richard S. and Nelle Dabney Merit Award
Senior Kayla Meyer joined an elite group. A student teacher at Lindenwood, Meyer received the Richard S. and Nelle Dabney Merit Award for Missouri, which recognizes those working in special education.
Kerksick Presents Case Study with Crossfit Games Champion
The Director of Exercise and Performance Nutrition Laboratory at Lindenwood University, Dr. Chad Kerksick and his research team, participated in a microbiome case study of 28-year-old Australian CrossFit champion Tia-Claire Toomey. And the results were published worldwide at the 2023 IPA World Congress + Probiota event in February in Barcelona, where speakers from academia and regulators were brought together to share their insights and experiences.