Dr. Jeff Barudin, associate professor of music at Lindenwood University and new director of the university’s orchestra, announced recently that, starting in the fall 2016 semester, the orchestra will begin welcoming musicians from the community. Previously, the orchestra consisted entirely of musicians from the university.
Lindenwood University-Belleville will host a continuing education opportunity for professional counselors on Friday, July 8, from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Lindenwood University-Belleville will host a Summer Overnight Visit, open to high school juniors and seniors at no cost to attendees. The event will be held Friday, July 22, to Saturday, July 23. Check-in is at 5 p.m. with check-out at noon the following day.
Sixteen eager elementary school students recently visited Lindenwood University-Belleville in order to explore the exciting and inspiring world of medicine.
Two poems by Mary Anderson, an assistant professor at Lindenwood University–Belleville, will appear this summer in The American Journal of Poetry.
This summer, Lindenwood University-Belleville is hosting a variety of summer camps for youth in the community. The Lindenwood Belleville Lynx Summer Camps include soccer, football, basketball, and dance/cheerleading. Information for the camps and registration forms can be found at http://lindenwoodlynx.com.
A team of Lindenwood students has won a national advertising competition sponsored by the American Advertising Federation, besting 10 other teams from all around the country. On June 5, team leader Kelsey Collie represented the team and Lindenwood University in Anaheim at the federation’s AdAmerica 2016 conference to accept the award.
Kaitlyn Dixon, Coquille, Ore., is the first Lindenwood University-Belleville student to accept an offer from the US Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of Illinois for a fall semester internship with the organization. She studies criminal justice with an emphasis in legal studies.
Lindenwood University’s annual Summer Media camp for high school students gives students the chance to work on their own films with award-winning filmmakers like Peter Carlos and Ben Scholle from the Lindenwood faculty. The camp is held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily from June 6 to 10 on Lindenwood’s St. Charles campus.
Lindenwood University’s Department of Anthropology and Archaeological Research has started a six-week dig to determine the former location of the first church built in St. Charles.