Lindenwood University’s J. Scheidegger Center for the Arts will host a debate among the four Republican candidates for Missouri governor. The one-hour debate, at 7 p.m. on July 13, is sponsored by and will be broadcast live by KMOV-TV in St. Louis and eight other news outlets around the state.
Patrick Walker, associate professor of nonprofit administration, was honored at a gala on Saturday, June 25, with an award from St. Francis Community Services recognizing his impact in the community.
Lindenwood University-Belleville’s Future Educators of America Club, along with the Lewis and Clark Reading Council, will host a professional development opportunity for educators on Tuesday, July 19, from 9 a.m. until noon. Participants will earn three professional development credits for attending the event.
Lindenwood University-Belleville will host its annual Summer Rhythm and Music Series in the Lindenwood Auditorium, 2600 W. Main St., Belleville, Ill.
Emily Scott, a 2016 graduate of St. Dominic High School in O’Fallon, has been named the recipient of the university’s 2016 Pachyderm scholarship, which is presented in cooperation with the St. Charles County Pachyderm Club.
Delegates to the American Association of University Professors annual meeting in Washington, D.C., voted unanimously on Saturday, June 18, to lift the organization’s sanction of Lindenwood University. Hans-Goerg Tiede, the organization’s associate secretary in the Department of Academic Freedom, Tenure, and Governance, notified Lindenwood University System President Michael D. Shonrock of the decision Monday.
One hundred and two candidates received their undergraduate degrees after the completion of the spring 2016 semester at Lindenwood University-Belleville. Additionally, 54 graduate students received their degrees upon completion of the spring 2016 semester.
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 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.
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.