More than 500 students from high schools and middle schools across the state will convene at Lindenwood University-Belleville on March 9 to compete in the Southern Illinois Regional Science Olympiad. This is the third year the university has hosted the event.
The second Annual Black Business Owner Expo is coming to Lindenwood University-Belleville on Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. This event is free to the community and students.
Lindenwood University-Belleville will host two free flag rugby clinics Feb. 23 from 3 to 5 p.m. and March 23 from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Lindenwood Stadium, 2600 W. Main St., Belleville, Ill.
The Midwest Psychological Association accepted nine individuals representing Lindenwood University-Belleville to present their original research at the Midwest Psychological Association (MPA) conference in Chicago on April 11. Three of those individuals, Gigi Lewis, East Alton, Ill., 2018 graduate; Nikki Thomas, Olney, Ill., current student; and Dusan Mitic, Belgrade, Serbia, 2018 graduate, will present their work to a large group of psychology professionals from around the country. They earned this opportunity by working closely with Professor of Psychology Dr. Trisha Prunty, who places importance on undergraduate students getting real experience in her Advanced Research Methods class.
OnlineMasters.com has ranked the online MBA with supply chain management emphasis at Lindenwood University among the best across the United States, ranking 22nd.
The story of former Pepsi employee Allen McKellar, Jr. will be told from 2:30 to 3 p.m. on Feb. 26 at the Library and Academic Resources Center Theatre. In 1940, McKellar broke the color barrier at Pepsi by becoming an intern and, later, an employee. In doing so, he helped diversify Pepsi and corporate America.
Clifton Taulbert, author and president/CEO of Roots Java Coffee, the only wholly owned African-American coffee company in the U.S., spoke Feb. 4 at Lindenwood University as part of its Black History Month festivities. The talk was covered by KPLR-TV.
Lindenwood University-Belleville will host its first FAFSA Frenzy Feb. 12, 2019 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the campus library.
Nearly 900 Lindenwood students packed the J. Scheidegger Center to see hip-hop artist Waka Flocka Flame perform on Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019.
Missouri Governor Mike Parson was on campus in late January to record an interview on the public policy show Missouri Viewpoints with host Mike Ferguson. The show is recorded at the LUTV facilities in the J. Scheidegger Center for the Arts and airs on stations throughout the state, including Lindenwood radio station KCLC 89.1 FM. After the interview, Pason met briefly with Lindenwood University President Michael Shonrock, Ph.D.