News Release Archive
John Lowry selected for Harvard’s Young American Leaders Program
John Lowrywas one of ten Middle Tennessee leaders chosen to participate in Harvard Business School’s Young American Leaders Program 2016.
Williams’ colitis research honored at national conference for surgeons
Amanda Williams (’03), instructor of biology at Lipscomb, was recently named one of three winners for Best Clinical Podium Presentation at the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons 2016 Annual Scientific Meeting in Los Angeles, California.
Hayden named director of executive programs for Spark
Higher education veteran and leadership scholar, Josh Hayden, has been appointed director of executive programs Spark: Lipscomb’s Idea Center in Williamson County and downtown.
Lipscomb claims ASUN academic trophy for third straight year
Lipscomb University has claimed the Atlantic Sun Conference Presidents’ Academic Trophy for the third consecutive year, the league announced on Friday, June 17.
Gonzalez offers practical approaches to talking to children about tragic events
As our nation mourns the lives of those lost in the June 12 terror attack in Orlando, Florida, Chris Gonzales, assistant professor of psychology and counseling and program director of the Marriage and Family Therapy Program at Lipscomb, offers a resource for discussing the difficult topics of terror and violence with children.
John Lowry inducted into Williamson County Business Hall of Fame
John Lowry, vice president for development and external affairs, has been honored by the Nashville Business Journal for his impact on the business community in Tennessee’s Williamson County.
‘Advancing the National Conversation on Race’ honors past growth, offers solutions for continued change
On June 7, Lipscomb University recognized three individuals who have been giants within the modern civil rights movements in our country as a part of its “Advancing the National Conversation on Race” event in Lipscomb’s Beaman Library.
College of Leadership & Public Service announces fourth Leadership Tennessee class
Lipscomb University’s College of Leadership & Public Service has announced the 2016-17 class for Leadership Tennessee.
HealthyU launches first mentorship program this spring
This past April, HealthyU launched a new mentorship program for current members to team up with Lipscomb’s Service Operations employees in an effort to share knowledge, build relationships and increase awareness of the benefits of living healthier lifestyles.
Lipscomb and Nissan kick-off its highly popular BisonBot robotics camps this week
Lipscomb University’s Raymond B. Jones College of Engineering, in conjunction with Nissan North America Inc., kicks-off its highly popular summer BisonBot Robotics Camps, including its second inner-city camp, this week.
Gallaher appointed to science standards recommendation committee
Biology Professor Kent Gallaher was recently appointed to the Tennessee science standards recommendations committee.
Winners of Lipscomb’s Kittrell Pitch Competition named finalists in LaunchTN Statewide Venture Challenge
Two Lipscomb student-run businesses, Ed. Pack Global and The Little Cottage Bakery, were named finalists earlier this month in Launch Tennessee’s Statewide Venture Challenge, an entrepreneurial pitch competition seeking to create a more connected entrepreneurial community by engaging existing university programs.
Alumna helped make Cheekwood's international playhouses a success
Meagan Rust, a graduate of the visual arts program, brings her expertise to Cheekwood.
Pedestrian bridge mission trip wins statewide Engineering Excellence Award
The American Council of Engineering Companies of Tennessee recently named HDR-ICA Engineering and Lipscomb University’s Honduras Outreach, Inc. pedestrian bridge mission trip project as Grand Award Winner in its small projects category at the 25th Annual Engineering Excellence Awards on March 8.
Discover how to be a game-changer at Summer Hostel 2016
Lipscomb University’s Alumni Association will discover what it means to be a “game-changer” in its Summer Hostel 2016, a weeklong program for senior adults filled with interesting classes and travel-learning opportunities, July 4-9.
Fulbright program leads Nicole Marton back ‘home’
In April, Nicole Marton (’16) was named Lipscomb's most recent Fulbright Scholar. This fall she will travel to Moldova to teach English courses to high school and college students.
Johnson Hall gets 84-day summer makeover
This May, Lipscomb University launched a $4 million, 84-day renovation of the original portion of Johnson Hall, a women’s residence hall built in 1947.
Lipscomb's mascot, the Bison, named national mammal
The bison, Lipscomb University's mascot for more than 80 years, has been named the national mammal.
Jeff Mankin honored for dedication to strong academic research
College of Business professor named 2016 Allied Academies Fellow Award winner at Spring International Conference in New Orleans, March 30-April 1.
IDEAL program celebrates second commencement
The enthusiasm was contagious as more than 225 students, faculty, parents, administrator and friends packed Lipscomb’s Stowe Hall May 6 to celebrate the IDEAL program’s second commencement.
College of Education receives state grant to launch summer literacy program at J.E. Moss Elementary School
The College of Education has received a grant from the state of Tennessee to administer a summer literacy program targeted to Title 1 Schools and rising first through third grade students.
Lipscomb announces new downtown facility
Lipscomb University officials, in partnership with Nashville Mayor Megan Barry, announced plans May 17 to open a new downtown facility.
On-campus training seeks to improve veteran experience at Lipscomb
On Thursday, May 12, Veteran Services held a seminar on campus to help educate faculty and staff members on the challenges student veterans face such as PTSD and TBI as well as identify ways to improve the veteran experience on campus.
Summer Celebration gives glimpse into David’s journey with God
Lipscomb University’s Summer Celebration is set to bring thousands of Christians to campus for a three-day lectureship featuring Duck Dynasty’s Alan Robertson as one of 10 keynote speakers, June 29-July 1.
Student veterans share experiences with Lipscomb Academy elementary school students
Lipscomb Academy elementary school students recently welcomed some special guests to campus from just down the street when a group of student military veterans from Lipscomb University visited to share their experiences.