News Release Archive
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.
Nutcracker collection adds to holiday spirit
The Lipscomb community recently had a unique opportunity to see a sampling of some of the most unique nutcrackers in existence as part of a special display of nutcracking devices from the Leavenworth Nutcracker Museum.
Lowry invited to second conversation of significance in a week with White House officials
For the second time in less than a week, Lipscomb University president L. Randolph Lowry has been invited by the President Barack Obama administration to participate in conversations about college access and educational opportunities for underserved populations.
University, Academy research partnership boosts student comprehension
New research Fellowship is a $15,000 annual grant to research teaching best practices.
Grant honored with scholarship announcement at Lighting of the Green
Beloved Nashville entertainer Amy Grant honored with establishment of scholarship.
Doctoral students see educational innovation in Europe
International experience highlighted other successful approaches to K-12 education.
Hong Kong economic trade officer shares insights with business students
Lipscomb students along with community leaders learn more about Hong Kong’s global role.
Lowry, governor among three Tennesseans invited to White House summit today
Lipscomb University President L. Randolph Lowry is one of three Tennesseans, including Gov. Bill Haslam and Bob Obrohta, executive director of the Tennessee College Access and Success Network, invited by President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama to Washington, D.C., today, Thursday, Dec. 4, to participate in a summit to celebrate continued efforts to expand access to college for low-income and disadvantaged students.
Lighting of the Green to be held inside Allen Arena Tuesday night
The community is invited to kick-off the holiday season Tuesday, Dec. 2.
Volleyball team to make fifth NCAA tournament appearance
The Lipscomb Bisons volleyball team has made history as the first Atlantic Sun Conference volleyball team to earn an at-large bid to the NCAA tournament. This will be the fifth NCAA tournament appearance for the program.
Reflections puts the spotlight on students, Dec. 8-10
Students in directing, acting and dance classes, and the university’s new dance company to perform shorts in Shamblin Theatre.
New EAP prepares students for English-speaking environment
To better serve those students whose first language is not English, Lipscomb’s College of Education has established the English for Academic Purposes program—EAP.