Lipscomb named 2013-14 Christian College of Distinction
Lipscomb University has been honored as a Christian College of Distinction for the 2013-2014 school year. The Christian College of Distinction designation is given to select schools to honor their excellence in student-focused higher education. Lipscomb University is one of only 54 universities across the nation named to the list.
LJS project brings honor to Tennessee's WWI service men and women
As a sergeant in the Marine Corps for more than six years, Tim Mathisen completed two tours of Iraq. In 2006, he was part of a convoy security team. Two years later, Mathisen was part of a stability and security operation in villages located in the western part of that country. This past spring as a senior law, justice and society major in Lipscomb’s Institute for Law, Justice and Society, Mathisen was tasked with finding a problem and developing a solution as part of his capstone project that he had to complete prior to graduation in May. He decided to find a way to honor the World War I servicemen and women from Tennessee.
Off-campus dining program offers new option to students
Just as the city is our campus and the world our classroom, the city is becoming our dinner table. Students now have more dining options as part of a new off-campus dining program launched by Sodexo, Lipscomb’s dining service partner.
Bisons to face Murray State, Georgia, Vandy on hardwood this season
Featuring marquee road matchups at Georgetown, Georgia, Murray State and Vanderbilt along with a home-and-home series with rival Belmont, the 2013-14 Lipscomb men’s basketball schedule is set to usher in the Casey Alexander era.
University hits enrollment milestone topping 4,500 students for first time
Lipscomb University has reached another enrollment milestone as official enrollment numbers have topped 4,500 for the first time in university history. This is an 82 percent enrollment growth since 2005.
Summer construction keeps campus bustling
Summer was anything but quiet on the Lipscomb campus. It was full steam ahead this summer on several Lipscomb:Next initiatives, including a number of construction and renovation projects.
Tennessean praises Lipscomb Theatre, Circle Players' Rabbit Hole
The Lipscomb Department of Theatre and Circle Player’s present their first joint production of the 2013-14 theater season: The Pulitzer Prize-winning Rabbit Hole, by David Lindsay-Abaire.
U.S. Army Forward Surgical Team display comes to campus on Aug. 21
The U.S. Army’s Forward Surgical Team display—a field medical tent recreating an actual emergency/operating room—will be displayed in Lipscomb University McQuiddy Gym on Wednesday, Aug. 21, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
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