The 24th Annual Lou Brock Golf Classic teed off on August 29 at Whitmoor Country Club in Weldon Springs, Mo. One hundred and eighty golfers took part in the event, which benefitted the Lou Brock Scholarship Fund and Lindenwood University Athletics.
Lindenwood University has been recognized for the fourth time in the annual “Great Colleges to Work For” report assembled by the Chronicle of Higher Education. The results of the study were released in the Chronicle’s fifth annual report on “The Academic Workplace” and were derived from a survey of more than 46,000 employees at 294 colleges and universities in the United States.
Lindenwood University and Pedestal Foods held a ribbon cutting ceremony for the newly renovated Spellmann Campus Center Dining Hall on Monday, Aug. 22, the first day of classes at the fall semester.
Eight athletes with connections to Lindenwood made the institution proud by qualifying to compete in the Olympics held in August in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Lindenwood University and Pedestal Foods will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony for the newly renovated Spellmann Campus Center Dining Hall at 10 a.m. on Monday, Aug. 22, the first day of classes at the university.
A pair of accomplished Lindenwood University alumni had strong showings Tuesday at the Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.
Steve Holley, an adjunct instructor at the Plaster School of Business and Entrepreneurship, was named Lindenwood University’s Adjunct Instructor of the Year during the adjunct conference on Aug. 13. Holley has been an adjunct instructor at Lindenwood since 2011, teaching courses including Advertising and Promotional Strategy, Personal Selling and Sales Management, and Pricing Strategy and Negotiations.
Lindenwood University alumna Morgan Craft, in her first appearance in the Olympics, finished fifth in women’s skeet shooting Friday in Rio de Janeiro.
Chris Roberts, an expert on counter-threat intelligence within the information security industry, will speak at 6 p.m., Sept. 15, in Lindenwood University’s Cultural Center auditorium. Roberts will speak about the need for information security to constantly evolve, asserting that today’s effective methods will become tomorrow’s laughingstock.
Diaz, 25, earned the silver medal in the 53kg category of women’s weightlifting. It was the first Olympic medal an athlete from the Phillipines has won in 20 years. The last came when Mansueto Velasco took silver for boxing in 1996.