World renowned physicist Dr. Sylvester James Gates Jr. to host public lecture on campus April 13
Lipscomb University welcomes world renowned physicist Sylvester James Gates Jr. for a public lecture on Thursday, April 13, at 7 p.m. in Stowe Hall.
State taps education college for second year to implement statewide literacy campaign
The Tennessee Department of Education has turned to Lipscomb to train more than two thousand teachers statewide in its literacy campaign, Read to be Ready.
Stewart selected for prestigious Fulbright Scholar program to teach in Spain
Courtney Stewart is the sixth Lipscomb student in 11 years to receive the prestigious Fulbright Scholarship. She will head to Spain to teach English this fall.
College of Pharmacy, IBM help next generation of pharmacists utilize business intelligence technologies
IBM (NYSE: IBM) and Lipscomb University College of Pharmacy announced Monday, April 3, an initiative to help train the next-generation of pharmacists on business analytics and insight-derived decision making.
Competing to be the best on the field and in health care
To be successful in the health care industry, students must have teamwork and goal-setting skills, skills often found in intercollegiate athletes who come to Lipscomb.
Lipscomb’s Relay for Life event raises more than $25,000 for cancer research
On Friday, March 24, Lipscomb students and community members joined together in Allen Arena to fight back against cancer for the fifth annual Relay for Life event. The night kicked off at 7 p.m. with an NFL theme: Kickoff for the Cure. Students committed to staying up for 24 hours to raise money and awareness for cancer research.
2017 HealthyU Healthy Fair provides employees resources to maintain healthier lifestyles
On Thursday, March 30, university employees will have an opportunity to learn more about healthy lifestyles and resources that are available to them at the 2017 HealthyU Health Fair.
Lipscomb’s Starts with Soap chapter aims to enhance classroom experience for local school
On Thursday, March 30, from 8-10 p.m. the chapter will hold the first annual Starts with Soap Charity Concert. The concert will feature Lipscomb students Briston Maroney, Daves Highway, Nordista Freeze and Grant Parker. The concert will be held in Flatt Amphitheater and tickets can be purchased for $5 at the door.
Two biology students selected to participate in summer cancer research program at Vanderbilt
This summer, two students within Lipscomb’s College of Liberal Arts & Sciences will have the opportunity to practice cancer research firsthand as part of the eight-week Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center: Discover Cancer Research Program.
The Hainsworth Collection makes Nashville debut at Lipscomb’s Hutcheson Gallery this month
After spending two years traveling to various museums across the nation, select paintings from the collection of John and Susan Hainsworth will be on display for the first time in Nashville at Lipscomb University’s John C. Hutcheson Gallery. The collection will be exhibited beginning Monday, March 27 and running through Friday, May 5.
Major gift funds preemie and cardiac simulators
The Health Simulation Lab has four new patient simulators due to donation.
Lipscomb’s information technology degree named top in Tennessee, 31st in nation
The College of Computing & Technology's information technology degree has been named one of the top 35 in the nation and the top in Tennessee.
Lipscomb’s Dana Chamblee Carpenter releases sequel to the historical fiction novel Bohemian Gospel
Bohemian Gospel, the first novel by Dana Chamblee Carpenter, associate professor of English at Lipscomb, has captivated historical fiction fans since its release in 2015. This March, she hopes to do the same with the release of its sequel The Devil’s Bible.
Ayers Institute launches new professional learning podcast
The Ayers Institute for Teacher Learning & Innovation housed in Lipscomb University’s College of Education has developed a new resource for educators with the launch of its new professional learning podcast.
Esteemed professor’s legacy lives on at Lipscomb through protégé
Board-certified toxicologist at pharmacy college was inspired by her late Lipscomb mentor.
Dietetic Internship Program partners with Lipscomb Athletics to hire full-time sports nutritionist
For the past year, a unique partnership between the Dietetic Internship Program and Lipscomb Athletics has provided full-time, dedicated sports nutrition services to Lipscomb’s student-athletes and real-world career experience for select dietetic interns.
Psychology students partner with nursing school to study sleep deprivation
Three psychology grad students collaborate to produce joint theses on sleep deprivation in nurses.
Johnson seeks to return Mexican War veterans bodies home
Author and Lipscomb history professor Tim Johnson's Mexican War research took on a new purpose in recent months as he is seeking to return recently discovered soldiers' remains to their families.
Watkins selected to co-chair International Writing Centers Association Summer Institutes
Stacia Watkins, director of general education and the Writing Studio as well as associate professor of English at Lipscomb University, was recently selected to serve as co-chair for the International Writing Centers Association’s 2017 and 2018 Summer Institutes.
Mercer elected to AACP leadership role
Susan Mercer, associate professor of pharmaceutical sciences in Lipscomb University’s College of Pharmacy, has been elected chair-elect of the Chemistry Section of the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP).
Lipscomb student designs graphic for new element named after Tennessee
Phillip Jones, a sophomore mechanical engineering major at Lipscomb, has been invited to attend the Oak Ridge National Laboratory recognition of the discovery and naming of element 117 Tennessine on Friday, January 27, after designing the graphic that will be used to represent the new element.
Peters recognized nationally for research in gifted education
The National Association for Gifted Children recently honored Megan Parker Peters, assistant professor of education and director of teacher education and assessment at Lipscomb University, with a Hollingworth Award for her research on gifted education.
Lipscomb marketing program named among top 50 in nation by College Choice
Lipscomb University’s marketing program was recently named one of the top 50 programs in the nation by College Choice as part of its 2017 Best Bachelor’s in Marketing ranking.
English professor pens bio of famed baseball author
Willie Steele is poised to publish the first biography of Shoeless Joe author W.P. Kinsella.
Student pharmacist Ben Moore one of only nine students in US invited to prestigious Stanford Medicine X conference
Lipscomb University student pharmacist Ben Moore was part of a select delegation that got a unique opportunity to learn about emerging technologies and the impact it will have on the industry in the future at the prestigious Stanford Medicine X conference this fall.