News Release Archive
Lipscomb community mourns the loss of Earl Dennis
Today, the Lipscomb community is mourning the loss of Earl Dennis, 88, former longtime faculty member and chief academic officer, who died Monday, Aug. 18.
Lipscomb has all-time record retention rate, increase in undergrad, first-time graduate student numbers
Classes are underway at Lipscomb University, and for a tenth consecutive fall the institution is celebrating an increase in its student population in addition to other record milestones.
MOOC designed for teacher prep launched today
Lipscomb's first MOOC. designed for Tennessee’s teachers, was posted today.
Lipscomb employees give time, funds to university
This year’s family campaign — We Are Lipscomb — officially launched Thursday, Aug. 14, and will run through Sept. 12. The goal is for all employees to contribute to the Family Campaign.
Lowry takes the ice bucket challenge
Tuesday, L. Randolph Lowry joined a long list of well-known people raising awareness of ALS around the globe.
Lipscomb named 2014-15 College of Distinction
Lipscomb University has been honored as a College of Distinction for the 2014-2015 school year. The Colleges of Distinction designation is given to select schools to honor their excellence in student-focused higher education.
Preseason A-Sun Volleyball awards have a Lipscomb flavor
The Lipscomb volleyball team has been selected by the Atlantic Sun coaches as the No. 1 team in the 2014 preseason poll.
Roberts named dean of student development
Attorney Josh Roberts has been appointed dean of student development in that office, Scott McDowell, senior vice president for student life, has announced.
Filming begins on campus for movie about legendary basketball coach Don Meyer
Cameras are rolling today on the Lipscomb University campus as part of the production of “My Many Sons,” a film about the life of legendary former Bison basketball coach Don Meyer.
Morel appointed associate dean in College of Professional Studies
Nationally recognized educator and instructional coach Nina Morel has been appointed to lead Lipscomb University’s new competency-based education program as associate dean of the College of Professional Studies at the university.
Board approves new School of Public Policy and Civic Leadership, physician assistant degree among other initiatives
Lipscomb University’s board of trustees approved a number of new programs and initiatives at its August board meeting, held in Nashville on Aug. 1. approved.
Culture, innovation key to successful corporate transformation
Gary A. Garfield, CEO and president of Bridgestone Americas Inc. and vice president and senior officer of Bridgestone Corporation, shared keys to corporate success at the July 23 Nashville Business Breakfast.
Clinical mental health counseling program awarded accreditation
Mental health counseling program becomes second in Nashville to earn CACREP accreditation.
Faculty research published, honored nationwide
In 2014, various faculty have been published in academic journals or have won awards.
Tennessee Supreme Court Justice speaks on campus Thursday
Justice William Koch will discuss his career, difficult legal issues facing the state.
Nashville attorney added to development team
Nashville attorney Derrick Free named director of corporation and foundation relations.
Teresa Williams appointed new registrar
Director of student advocacy selected as new registrar.
Music major competes in national voice competition on July 4
Rising sophomore selected as one of 14 in the nation to compete in Boston.
Fine Arts Summer Academy 2014 brings together faith and music
FASA draws hundreds of students from across the nation for intensive musical instruction.
Lipscomb joins Nashville in mourning the loss of John Seigenthaler
The legendary journalist and freedom of speech advocate passed away July 11 .
Bridgestone CEO featured at next Nashville Business Breakfast
Gary Garfield will be the featured speaker at the next Nashville Business Breakfast July 23.
Lipscomb, Teach For America partner for summer institute
Lipscomb, TFA,MNPS offer summer school for as many as 1,000 students.
Summer Hostel brings the pioneer spirit to senior adults
Summer Hostel, June 22-28, combined faculty expertise, travel adventures and fun.
Dune buggy engineers place well in national competition
Mud flies at the annual SAE Baja race as Lipscomb roars to 28th place.
Education alums learn tips for making learning fun
Sesame Workshop veteran shares his experience and ideas.