News Release Archive
Andrews Institute’s Music City Girls Lead! Academy fosters leadership skills
The next generation of Middle Tennessee leaders is honing their skills at Lipscomb University in two special academies designed for high school girls. Seventeen local high school girls completed the latest Music City Girls Lead! Academy, which wrapped up its third session with a special graduation program Jan. 31.
National play therapy pioneer featured at counseling conference
Counselors can earn continuing education credit Feb. 24-25 with Garry L. Landreth.
Montgomery’s inspiring story featured on 'Rachael Ray Show'
On Monday, Feb. 9, freshman Kayla Montgomery was once again in the national spotlight as she was featured on CBS’ "Rachael Ray Show."
Special chapel addresses sexual assault, violence issues
The Lipscomb community came together to learn more about sexual violence on college campuses well as what resources are available at Lipscomb during a special break out chapel program held recently.
Lipscomb Academy Art Event features works by TJ Cunningham, over 50 artists Feb. 6-8
Lipscomb Academy presents the 11th annual The Art Event Feb. 6-8, 2015. TJ Cunningham, an award-winning artist based in Florida, is this year’s featured artist.
Lipscomb community has special opportunities to help save lives this week
The Lipscomb community has two unique opportunities today and Wednesday to participate in a bone marrow donor drive and a blood drive.
Beloved Dr. Seuss characters come to life in family-friendly musical
"Seussical" features The Cat in the Hat, Horton the Elephant and Gertrude McFuzz.
Engineering students create concrete canoe for March competition
Five civil engineering seniors hope to float their boat at the ASCE Concrete Canoe races.
Singarama showcases student talent for more than 50 years
This spring marks the 52nd production of Singarama, which takes place March 5-7. Three groups of student performers, actors and directors will interpret this year’s theme “Ready, Set, Go!”
Gov. Haslam to headline Nashville Business Breakfast March 3
Gov. Bill Haslam will be the featured speaker at the Nashville Business Breakfast March 3.
Leadership Tennessee gives new perspective to state’s leaders
Leadership Tennessee, now in its second year, made a stop in Nashville Jan. 11-12 to learn more about challenges and opportunities facing Middle Tennessee.
Downey, Grant lend support to Christian entertainment education
Singer-songwriter Amy Grant and actress/producer Roma Downey joined with entertainment industry leaders to support and encourage Christian influence on entertainment at a special luncheon benefiting Lipscomb’s College of Entertainment & the Arts Jan. 21.
Lipscomb University ranked one of top Christian universities in the nation
Lipscomb University is one of the top Christian universities in the nation according to a newly released 2015 Niche Ranking.
Robotics competition vets sweep awards at regionals
Four teams from Nissan Music City BEST performed well at Auburn regionals.
Alums invited to reconnect, visit campus during Herdcoming activities Jan. 23-24
Whether you just graduated from Lipscomb this past May or 40 years ago, make plans now to attend Herdcoming, Lipscomb’s alumni reunion weekend, Jan. 23-24, 2015.
Touchstone inspires students to change the world one business idea at a time
Rob Touchstone knows firsthand what it’s like to have a “crazy” business idea, and as the newly appointed director of missional entrepreneurship in Lipscomb’s College of Business, he hopes to inspire crazy notions in others.
One-woman show, Jan. 16-18, explores raising a disabled child
Family science program brings entertaining look at mothering a disabled child to Lipscomb.
Lipscomb mourns the loss of chemistry professor Ben Hutchinson
Dr. Ben Hutchinson, former dean of the College of Natural & Applied Sciences, passed away Dec. 30.
Lipscomb named a 2015 Best Value College by Kiplinger’s Personal Finance
Lipscomb University has been named to the Kiplinger Personal Finance list of 100 best values in private universities for 2015.
Lipscomb named a top military-friendly university by Military Advanced Education
Lipscomb University has once again been named among the top universities in the nation for serving student veterans by Military Advanced Education.
Boyd, Morel named interim deans
Lipscomb University Provost W. Craig Bledsoe announced today the appointment Deborah Boyd and Nina Morel as interim deans to fill recent vacancies at the helm of two of its colleges.
Fall commencement a time for celebration
The weather outside may have been a little cold and blustery, but inside Allen Arena it was warm and festive as nearly 400 graduates, their families and friends celebrated December commencement on Saturday, Dec. 13.
McQueen appointed Tennessee education commissioner by Gov. Haslam
Candice McQueen, senior vice president and dean of Lipscomb University’s College of Education since July 2008, has been named commissioner of the Tennessee Department of Education, Gov. Bill Haslam announced today. McQueen begins her post Jan. 20, 2015.
Watch for the bridge to appear in the north quad in January
Engineering students will build a prototype bridge, to be rebuilt in Honduras later, in front of the Hughes Center.
Dan’s Gourmet CEO encourages students to turn passions into businesses
Dan Stephenson, 30, founder, chef and CEO of Dan’s Gourmet, recently shared his story with business students as Entrepreneur-in-Residence in Lipscomb University’s College of Business for a day this fall.