Director of veteran services reflects on Patriots' Day
Jim Humphrey, associate dean of students and director of veteran services, reflects on Sept. 11, 2001. Today, nearly 200 student veterans attend Lipscomb University, many of whom are enrolled because of the Post 9/11 GI Bill and the university’s Yellow Ribbon Program.
Ingram Industries board chair to speak at Nashville Business Breakfast Oct. 17
John R. Ingram, chairman of the Ingram Industries board of directors and chairman and CEO of Ingram Content Group, will be the featured speaker at Lipscomb University’s Nashville Business Breakfast at 7 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 17, in Allen Arena.
Lipscomb University ranked in Top 20 regional universities in the South by 'US News'
Lipscomb University is again ranked among the Top 20 regional universities in the South, according to the U.S. News and World Report’s “2014 America’s Best Colleges” guidebook published today. With an overall ranking of 20th in the Regional Universities-South category, Lipscomb progressed in four of the 11 indicators used for the ranking. Lipscomb University was also ranked one of the Top 5 regional universities in the South whose students graduate with the least debt.
Students from Hong Kong visit campus as part of supply chain management program
Lipscomb University’s College of Business is hosting four students from Hang Seng Management College in Hong Kong and has sent one student to study in that country as part of its new supply chain management program. The students arrived in their respective countries last week.
Watts appointed director of graduate business student services
Nashville business leader Deborah L. Watts has been appointed director of graduate student services in Lipscomb University’s College of Business. The director of graduate student services in a new position in the College of Business to provide leadership in the creation, implementation and coordination of programs designed to retain graduate students and to engage them in the college’s mission, said Turney Stevens, dean of the College of Business.
HumanDocs premieres immigration-themed documentary as part of Tennessee Welcome Week
Lipscomb University’s HumanDocs Film Series and the Tennessee Immigrant and Refugee Rights Coalition are partnering to present the Tennessee premiere of “I Learn America,” a documentary about five teenage immigrants as they adapt to life in America, on Wednesday, Sept. 18, at 7 p.m. in Lipscomb’s Shamblin Theatre.
School of TransformAging® receives grant to improve TennCare services for aging
Transforming the way society responds to aging issues—from public policy to service-delivery is the primary focus of Lipscomb University’s School of TransformAging®. Now, experts at the school have a new opportunity to impact the quality of care in Tennessee through a partnership with Princeton University.
Student's OPEN Gallery in the Arcade features Jason Judd, editor for BITE Magazine
Jason Judd, a Chicago-based visual artist, co-director of the Chicago art and contemporary practices organization Make-Space.net and art editor for BITE Magazine, will be featured in the OPEN Gallery throughout September, with an opening reception held during the Fifth Avenue Art Crawl Saturday.
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