The first thing Patrick Walker does when talking about the award he received from St. Francis Community Services is to heap praise on the organization.
Lindenwood University’s School of Arts, Media, and Communications and the J. Scheidegger Center for the Arts announce William Shakespeare’s Macbeth, presented by the Theatre Program at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 3-5 in the Scheidegger Center’s Lindenwood Theater.
The Lindenwood University—Belleville Theatre Department will present The Elephant Man, a play written by Bernard Pomerance and based on the life of Joseph (John) Merrick, at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 7, and Saturday, Oct. 8, in the Lindenwood University-Belleville Auditorium.
Representatives of the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of Illinois will be at Lindenwood University-Belleville Thursday as part of national Community Policing Week. In September, President Barack Obama designated Oct. 2-8 Community Policing Week as a time for law enforcement, elected officials, members of the community to seek ways to build better relationships.
Lindenwood University-Belleville men’s wrestling team member Darius Lewis received an unexpected birthday gift at the charity where he donates much of his time.
Lindenwood University’s recently kicked off its 2016 United Way campaign with a YouTube video announcement from Dr. Michael Shonrock, Lindenwood system president, and Dr. Ryan Guffey, vice president for student development. The campaign will run from Oct. 3 through 14 and has a fundraising goal of $18,270, commemorating Lindenwood’s founding year of 1827.
Lindenwood University-Belleville will host Urban Warrior Games from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 5, from on campus, 2600 W. Main Street, Belleville.
The Lindenwood University Financial Aid Office has launched an informational campaign to educate students and their family members about changes to the application cycle for the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), the primary form used by the federal government, states, and colleges to award grants, scholarships, work study, and student loans. Beginning Oct. 1, 2016, each year’s form will become available three months earlier than it had previously. This means students can file their 2017-18 FAFSA as early as Oct. 1, 2016, rather than beginning on Jan. 1, 2017.
Lindenwood University’s chapter of Alpha Lambda Delta, a national honor society for first-year students, that it has won the organization’s Delta Bronze award for increasing its membership 14 percent over the past year.
The women’s basketball team at Lindenwood University-Belleville will host a Black Tie Dinner and Auction 6:30-10 p.m. Friday, Oct. 21, at Royal Orleans Banquet Center, 2801 Telegraph Road, St. Louis. The event will feature dinner, an open bar, and live and silent auctions.