Two-Hundred High School Students Attend Foreign Language Day at Lindenwood
Lindenwood University welcomed 200 students from six area high schools on Sept. 27 for Foreign Language Day.
Gateway Robotics Challenge Held at Lindenwood’s Hyland Arena
FIRST Robotics held its Gateway Robotics Challenge at Lindenwood University’s Hyland Arena on Sept. 29 as part of the organization’s partnership with the university. The “off-season” event was a competition among high school-level teams that competed in the FIRST Robotics competition in March, using the same course and challenge.
KTVI Airs Advance Story on Gateway Robotics Challenge
On Friday, Sept. 28, KTVI TV aired a story in advance of the FIRST Robotics Gateway Robotics Challenge, which was held in Lindenwood’s Hyland Arena on Sept. 29.
Lindenwood Online Nonprofit Administration Degree Ranked in Top Five for Affordability
Gradschoolhub.com has ranked the Lindenwood Online Master’s in Nonprofit Administration fourth in its list of 10 Most Affordable Master’s in Nonprofit Management Online for 2018.
Assessment Champions Recognized at Staff Meeting
Each year, the Assessment Committee at Lindenwood University, through a nomination process, recognizes its faculty and staff who have made a significant contribution toward promoting continuous improvement through assessment with the presentation of an “Assessment Champion Award.” On September 20, at the St. Charles all-staff meeting, four staff members received one of these awards for their assessment efforts during the 2017-18 academic year.
World Affairs Council Kazakhstan Delegates Visit Lindenwood
Five World Affairs Council (WAC) delegates from Kazakhstan, along with a facilitator and interpreter, recently visited Lindenwood University to hear “from professionals in the legal and criminal justice system to learn new approaches relating to the penal system.”
KMOV Covers New Scholarship Honoring Felicity Karam
KMOV TV did a story on Sept. 21 about a new scholarship Lindenwood University created in memory of 2-year-old Felicity Karam, daughter of alumna and former employee Lucia Karam. Felicity Karam died in an accident on Sept. 16.
Parents, Family and Alumni Reunion at Homecoming 2018 Slated for Oct. 26-28
Lindenwood University-Belleville will celebrate Parents, Family, and Alumni Reunion Weekend throwing a three-day Homecoming celebration highlighted by The Greatest Show in Belleville Circus and the school’s Third Annual Homecoming Parade.
Tricia Schwind Named Employee of the Quarter
Assistant Registrar Tricia Schwind was named Lindenwood University-Belleville’s Employee of the Quarter in August. Schwind joined the Lindenwood staff in 2017 and has made a lasting impression in the short time she has been with the university.
Exercise Science Department Featured in the Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research
Research conducted at Lindenwood University-Belleville’s Exercise Science Lab was recently published in the Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research.