Kevin Barnett, a two-time Olympic athlete and volleyball broadcast analyst for the Olympics, will be on campus this Friday, Sept. 23, for the Lipscomb volleyball game against Kennesaw State. Barnett will be doing the live broadcast for ESPN3 at 6:30 p.m. in Lipscomb’s Allen Arena.
Michael McRay (’11) released his second book, exploring forgiveness through the stories of prison inmates.
Maggie Gobran, an eight-time Nobel Peace Prize nominee who is commonly known as “Mama Maggie” to thousands of children and families in Cairo, Egypt’s garbage slum, is set to speak in a Lipscomb University chapel presentation, Thursday, Sept. 22 from 10:45-11:45 a.m. in Collins Alumni Auditorium.
For the first time in school history, Lipscomb University has been ranked as a national university in the annual U.S. News & World Report’s “2017 America’s Guide to Colleges.”
On Tuesday, Christian singer-songwriter Ellie Holcomb, joined Lipscomb’s Gathering chapel to share her faith journey, as well as her Scripture-inspired music.
The Lipscomb community is mourning the loss of Ezell, longtime member of Lipscomb’s Board of Trustees and friend of the institution, who died Thursday, Sept. 15, at age 89 following a short illness.