News Release Archive
U.S. State Department official works to keep public servants safe throughout the world
Ambassador Gentry O. Smith, Director of the Office of Foreign Missions; United States Department of States, recently stopped by campus to share his experiences with students.
Halston exhibit featured in Lipscomb University’s Hutcheson Gallery, March 11-26
Lipscomb University’s Department of Fashion & Design, in conjunction with the College of Business, Raymond B. Jones College of Engineering, Department of Theatre and the Beaman Library, presents an exhibit by American fashion designer, Halston, March 11-26, in the John C. Hutcheson Gallery located in the James D. Hughes Center.
Former lead Disney artist helps shape future animators
For more than 25 years artist Tom Bancroft has been creating animated shorts, films and features in the animation industry. He shares that expertise with students as artist-in-residence in Lipscomb's College of Entertainment & the Arts.
Phil Ellenburg named vice president for alumni relations
Lipscomb University has appointed Nashville attorney and higher education veteran Phil Ellenburg as its vice president of alumni relations.
Lipscomb takes on Music City
Lipscomb University has been well represented as alumni have found fame and success in the country and Christian music industries.
Lipscomb completes first-ever public bond offering
On Feb. 24, Lipscomb University’s first public bond offering ever was oversold by more than 4.69 times in roughly two hours, far surpassing the expected $63 million total.
College of Business honors Larry Kloess at recent Heroes of Business event
On Thursday, March 3, Lipscomb University's College of Business honored Larry Kloess as its latest Heroes of Business recipient.
Lipscomb’s EAP hosts Humphrey Fellow for spring semester
Lipscomb's English for Academic Purposes (EAP) is hosting Dr. Soe Than, a professor and head of the methodology department at the Yangon Institute of Education in Myanmar, as a part of the Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program during the spring semester.
Thursday night Singarama start time changed to 8 p.m.
The start time for Lipscomb University's production of Singarama Thursday evening has been moved to 8 p.m. due to the men's basketball A-Sun Conference tournament semifinal game that will be played at home earlier that evening.
Career night by Hampton leads men's hoops to A-Sun semifinals at home
Behind a career-high 35 points from junior J.C. Hampton, the men’s basketball team claimed a 92-89 overtime win over Jacksonville Tuesday night in the Atlantic Sun Conference Tournament Quarterfinals at Swisher Gymnasium in Jacksonville, Florida.
Donor impact initiative launched with event featuring President George W. Bush
President George W. Bush was the featured speaker Feb. 29 as Lipscomb University launched a new program designed to recognize its “associate” level donors.
New scholarship encourages education trailblazers
First-generation or minority students attending a Metro Nashville Public Schools high school who have a passion for teaching underserved populations have a new scholarship opportunity to help fund their educational goals with the Pionero Scholars Program.
Thomas Rhett shares how faith keeps him grounded
On Tuesday, Feb. 23, Thomas Rhett, dressed in his Tau Phi jersey, and his wife, Lauren spent time on campus sharing insight into their lives in the limelight and how their faith keeps them grounded through the fame and fortune.
Nearly 150 Middle Tennessee high school students participate in Lipscomb’s STEM Day
On Friday, Feb. 26, nearly 150 high school students from Middle Tennessee participated in Lipscomb’s 18th annual STEM Day on campus.
Low gas prices saving Middle Tennessee residents significant money at pump
Residents of Middle Tennessee are paying prices as low as $1.31 when as recently as 2008 gas prices were as high as $3.90 per gallon of gas.
Student nurse 'sees Jesus’ on Nicaragua mission trip
Exchange student from Vietnam provides care in Nicaragua through nursing and missions programs.
New Beaman Library special collection provides insight into Mormon religion
Glen Davidson, research professor of medicine and culture at Vanderbilt University’s School of Medicine, recently donated volumes of materials about the Mormon Church to the Lipscomb University Beaman Library’s Special Collections.
Theater is a family affair for Lipscomb's Kari Smith
Kari Smith (’00), adjunct faculty for Lipscomb University’s Department of Theatre, is the daughter of Jim (’75) and Karen (Wagner) Himelrick (’76), co-founders of Brentwood’s Towne Centre Theatre, and has had several opportunities to perform with her family throughout the years.
Eldridge appointed dean of Lipscomb University’s College of Business
Business education veteran Ray Eldridge has been appointed dean of Lipscomb University’s College of Business, university Provost W. Craig Bledsoe announced.
The Crucible opens at 7 p.m. tonight in Lipscomb's Shamblin Theatre
Lipscomb University’s Department of Theatre, in conjunction with The Blackbird Theatre, presents Arthur Miller’s The Crucible, an intense and edgy drama, Feb. 19-28 at 7 p.m.
Lipscomb University kicks off spring with 53rd annual Singarama event
Opening Thursday, March 3 and running through Saturday, March 5, Lipscomb presents its 53rd annual Singarama production with a theme of "Revolution - Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness.”
Orlando Magic exec to headline 2016 Don Meyer Evening of Excellence April 16
Orlando Magic Senior Vice President Pat Williams is the featured speaker for the 8th annual Don Meyer Evening of Excellence set for April 16.
Lipscomb receives $475,000 Lilly Endowment grant to launch theology program for high school students
Lipscomb University has received a $475,000 grant from Lilly Endowment Inc. to create a theology program specifically designed for high school students. This is the first grant Lipscomb University has received from the endowment.
HumanDocs film series to screen Oscar-nominated documentary, “The Look of Silence”
Lipscomb University’s HumanDocs Film Series presents a special presentation of the Oscar-nominated documentary, “The Look of Silence,” screening at 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 17, in the university’s Ward Hall.
Nashville Tennis Classic brings pro tennis stars to campus
On Saturday, Feb. 6, Lipscomb's Allen Arena was the site for the Nashville Tennis Classic, an event that featured members U.S. Olympic and Davis Cup teams.