Peace activist Arun Gandhi, the grandson of Mahatma Gandhi, will speak twice at Lindenwood University on Feb. 24, 2010, as part of the school’s second annual Sibley Day festivities. Gandhi’s first address at 11 a.m. is titled “Lessons Learned from My Grandfather”; his address at 7 p.m. will be on “A Nonviolent Response to Terrorism.”
Lindenwood University-Belleville is currently registering students for accelerated evening degree programs during the winter quarter term. Lindenwood College for Individualized Education (LCIE) courses will begin the week of January 4 for continuing undergraduate students, and on Saturday, Jan. 9, for new and graduate students.
Lindenwood University-Belleville will host free information sessions about its accelerated evening degree programs through the Lindenwood College for Individualized Education (LCIE). Upcoming sessions are scheduled to take place from 1-3 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 12; from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 14; from 5:30-7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 20; from 5:30-7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 27; and from 1-3 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 28, in the main campus building.
Lindenwood University is chartering two fan buses to the NAIA National Football Championship Game on Dec. 19 in Rome, Ga. They will depart from the university at noon on Friday, Dec. 18, and will return immediately following the contest. Seats will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis.
The undefeated and No. 3-ranked Lindenwood University Lions football squad is heading to Rome, GA December 19 to compete for the NAIA national championship. The Lions earned the trip with a victory Saturday over No. 2 Carroll, MT. The Lions will face No. 1 Sioux Falls.
Lindenwood University will host its annual Christmas Walk from 5 to 8 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 6. The free event will feature holiday sights and sounds for all ages.
Lindenwood University Belleville will host free information sessions about its accelerated evening degree programs through the Lindenwood College for Individualized Education (LCIE). Upcoming sessions are scheduled to take place from 2-4 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 8; from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 10; and from 5:30-7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 16. All sessions will be in the main campus building.
Lindenwood University’s new regional studies journal, “The Confluence,” is now available with a selection of thoroughly researched, well-written, thought-provoking articles on the region’s past, present and future.
The Lindenwood University Department of Theatre will continue its 2009-2010 season with the perennial holiday favorite “A Christmas Carol”; performances will be at 7:30 p.m. on Dec. 3, 4, and 5 and at 2 p.m. on Dec. 6.
Nearly 70 community leaders and friends of Lindenwood University attended the second annual Fall Harvest Luncheon on November 18 in the Lindenwood Auditorium. Proceeds from the event will help fund the construction of Lindenwood’s new Welcome Center, which will feature a lobby area, restrooms, small café, and exhibition and reception space.