News Release Archive
Families invited to weekend of fun and fellowship, Oct. 2-4
Family is a priority not forgotten at Lipscomb University. That is why every year the university holds a special Family Weekend dedicated to giving students’ families a taste of college life at Lipscomb, as well as the chance to join in on the fun and get to know the faculty and administrators influencing their children’s lives. BBQ, music, cowboys and pancakes are just a few of the ingredients that make up the event-packed Family Weekend, Oct. 2-4.
Lipscomb’s College of Pharmacy helps fights flu season by providing flu shot clinics this fall
The Lipscomb University College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences is offering several opportunities for the community to receive flu shots this fall, one with a convenient drive-up format allowing patients to get their shots without ever leaving their cars.
Future students discover home-away-from-home at Lipscomb Fridays
Twelve Lipscomb Fridays scheduled this academic year, including a tour, lunch and class.
MASK chapel students collect shoes for Syrian refugees
Multicultural students lead campus to collect shoes to be shipped this week to refugees in Europe.
HumanDocs Film Series kicks off with "Welcome to Leith," Wednesday, Sept. 23
Lipscomb University’s annual HumanDocs Film Series kicks off the 2015-16 season with the social documentary “Welcome to Leith,” screening at 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 23, in Shamblin Theatre. The film is free and open to the public.
Samuels appointed senior vice president
Deby Samuels, a veteran Nashville marketing executive and vice president of Lipscomb University’s University Communication and Marketing office, was recently named senior vice president at the institution.
The Lipscomb community gathers Oct. 4 for the 2015 Sara Walker Run
On Sunday, Oct. 4, members of Sara Walker’s family invites the community to run a 5K to raise funds and awareness of the impact of the Sara Walker Foundation. The 5K course will begin at the front of Lipscomb’s Allen Arena and will continue around the perimeter of the university.
Lipscomb Theatre kicks off its new season Friday with ‘The Compleat Wrks of Wllm Shkspr’
Lipscomb University will kick off its 2015-16 theater season with London’s longest-running comedy, “The Compleat Wrks of Wllm Shkspr,” beginning this Friday, Sept. 18.
Lipscomb’s College of Business adds Darrell S. Freeman to its Heroes of Business roster
Lipscomb's College of Business honors Darrell S. Freeman as its latest Heroes of Business recipient. Since 2009, Lipscomb’s COB has recognized individuals whose mission and faith have greatly impacted their industry as Heroes of Business.
Lipscomb University named one of the South’s most innovative universities by U.S. News
Lipscomb University has been named one of the South’s most innovative schools by U.S. News and World Report’s “2016 America’s Best Colleges” guidebook published on Wednesday, Sept. 9.
Frasier’s impact in classroom recognized with establishment of new academic chair
On Aug. 26 at a special gathering in Lipscomb’s Swang Business Center, longtime accounting professor Charles Frasier was honored with the announcement of a newly established chair in his name.
Lipscomb community mourns the loss of student Jared Eubanks
The Lipscomb community is mourning the loss today of senior Jared Eubanks, a nursing major from Hendersonville, Tennessee. He died Sept. 7 following a lengthy illness.
Lipscomb University hits all-time enrollment record this fall, 86 percent growth over last decade
Lipscomb University has reached another enrollment milestone as numbers after the first week of classes for fall 2015 have topped 4,600 for the first time in university history. This marks an 86 percent enrollment growth over the last decade.
Lipscomb Theatre announces an exciting line up of productions for this year
The Lipscomb University Department of Theatre announces its 2015-16 theater season as it prepares for the first production to kick off at the end of this month. With partnerships through Lipscomb’s Foundation Dance Theatre and Blackbird Theater Company, there is another exciting year ahead for Lipscomb Theatre and community members alike.
Nashville schools enrolls 32 counselors in Ayers online professional development
Lipscomb's College Access Project enhances school counselors' college mentoring skills.
Lipscomb engineering missions team installs 104-foot-long bridge in San Esteban, Honduras
Throughout the course of this past year, students, faculty and staff from Lipscomb’s Raymond B. Jones College of Engineering in conjunction with Lipscomb's Peugeot Center for Engineering Service to Developing Communities, Honduras Outreach Inc. and HDR/ICA, have been working to design, build and install a pedestrian bridge in San Esteban, Honduras.
Armstrong’s vision leads him to the top ranks of amateur golfers
Sophomore golfer Dawson Armstrong made national headlines this summer as he won one of the top amateur golf tournaments in the country.
Lipscomb University hosts the Justice Film Festival Sept. 11-12
The Lipscomb University College of Entertainment & the Arts, along with Nashville-based marketing agency Different Drummer and Lipscomb’s HumanDocs series, present the Justice Film Festival, a two-day film festival that will bring short and feature films devoted to the inspiring stories of vulnerable and oppressed people worldwide to campus, Sept. 11-12.
Internationally renowned artist Michael Shane Neal named artist-in-residence
Michael Shane Neal, internationally renowned portrait artist, has been appointed artist-in-residence in the Lipscomb University College of Entertainment & the Arts’ Department of Visual Arts.
Adult Degree Program receives THEC grant to increase access, support for adult students
Lipscomb University’s College of Professional Studies has been awarded a $50,000 Ready to Reconnect grant from the Tennessee Higher Education Commission for its new POWER-UP for Adult Learners program.
Lipscomb University swings back into action for the 2015-16 school year with move-in day
Nearly 600 freshman/transfers arrived to Lipscomb’s campus with packed cars, big smiles, nervous stomachs and teary-eyed parents, ready to move and settle into their new homes at Lipscomb, this past Sunday, Aug. 16.
Lipscomb's residence life team introduces RAs to university policy with Behind Closed Doors training session
As an introduction to university policy, Lipscomb’s residence life team decided to move away from traditional case-study scenarios and toward role-playing ones, intending to help RAs practice how to handle conflict, rather than simply discussing it “in theory."
Lipscomb unlocks forgotten chapter in history
Beaman Library's unique Stribling Brock Letters Collection featured on NBC Nightly News.
Armstrong eagle leads to 113th Western Amateur Championship
Sophomore Bison golfer made Lipscomb history Saturday, Aug. 8, as he made an eagle to take the 113th Western Amateur Championship, one of the top tournaments in the country for amateur golfers.
Sarah Keith Gamble continues her journey at Lipscomb
Just over 40 years working for Lipscomb University, Sarah Keith Gamble has not only dedicated her heart to its community, but has made a tremendous impact and lasting relationships with faculty, staff and students.