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LWC Nursing & Russell County Hospital Sign Partnership Agreement
LWC Online
05/16/2018

LWC Nursing & Russell County Hospital Sign Partnership Agreement

Pictured: LWC Nursing & Russell County Hospital sign a partnership agreement allowing nurses working full-time to earn an accredited baccalaureate degree in three semesters in an online format, with reduced tuition rate from Lindsey Wilson College.
May 2018 LWC Graduates Encouraged to “Dream Bigger”
Academic
05/15/2018

May 2018 LWC Graduates Encouraged to “Dream Bigger”

Pictured: Former state delegate representing the 2nd House District in the Virginia General Assembly, the Honorable Michael Futrell received an honorary doctorate Saturday, May 12, 2018, from Lindsey Wilson College at the liberal arts college's spring commencement.
LWC to Award 218 degrees at College's 107th commencement
Academic
05/08/2018

LWC to Award 218 degrees at College's 107th commencement

COLUMBIA, KY - Lindsey Wilson College will award 218 degrees May 12 at its 107th commencement ceremony.
Special Statement from LWC: Campus Community Mourns Death of a Student
Campus Life
05/08/2018

Special Statement from LWC: Campus Community Mourns Death of a Student

COLUMBIA, Ky. -- The Lindsey Wilson College community is mourning the death of a junior student-athlete after he was found dead in his dorm room Tuesday morning.
LWC Will Conclude Week of Academic Celebration with Concerts, Performances
Academic
05/02/2018

LWC Will Conclude Week of Academic Celebration with Concerts, Performances

Lindsey Wilson College Devotes a Week to Celebrating the Academic and Artistic Talents of Students Columbia, Ky.
Begley Says LWC is Still Mission-Focused and Stronger Than Ever at 2018 Founders' Day Celebration
Alumni
05/01/2018

Begley Says LWC is Still Mission-Focused and Stronger Than Ever at 2018 Founders' Day Celebration

Pictured: The sixth president of LWC and Chancellor John B.
Eleven Lindsey Wilson College Students Awarded Leadership Awards, Dr. Anne Streeter Named Remarkable Raider
Academic
05/01/2018

Eleven Lindsey Wilson College Students Awarded Leadership Awards, Dr. Anne Streeter Named Remarkable Raider

COLUMBIA, Ky. - Eleven Lindsey Wilson College students were honored Wednesday, April 25, 2018 for their leadership skills and contributions to the LWC community.
Chancellor and Sixth President of LWC John B. Begley To Give Founders' Day Keynote
Alumni
04/24/2018

Chancellor and Sixth President of LWC John B. Begley To Give Founders' Day Keynote

COLUMBIA, Ky. -- The man who was responsible for transforming Lindsey Wilson College from a struggling junior college to one of Kentucky’s most dynamic liberal arts colleges will give the keynote address at this year’s Founders’ Day Celebration.
Faculty and Staff are Honored for Dedication to the College’s Mission
Campus Life
04/19/2018

Faculty and Staff are Honored for Dedication to the College’s Mission

The Lindsey Wilson College community honored its faculty and staff Wednesday, April 18, at the college’s annual Employee Appreciation and Awards Dinner, held in Roberta D.
More than 400 Attend LWC International Marketplace
Campus Life
04/18/2018

More than 400 Attend LWC International Marketplace

PICTURED: LWC students from Germany serve-up a taste from home with a traditional German dish at the LWC International Marketplace held on Tuesday in the Doris & Bob Health and Wellness Center at Lindsey Wilson College, 399 Williams Street.
LWC Students Recognized for Outstanding Achievement at Academic Conferences and Competitions
Academic
04/04/2018

LWC Students Recognized for Outstanding Achievement at Academic Conferences and Competitions

PICTURED: The LWC chapter of Alpha Kappa Phi is presented a plaque for 15 years as a chapter at the Sigma Tau Delta English Honors International Convention in Cincinnati, Ohio.
LWC’s Doctoral Program in Counselor Education Receives CACREP Accreditation
Academic
04/04/2018

LWC’s Doctoral Program in Counselor Education Receives CACREP Accreditation

PICTURED: The Lindsey Wilson College Doctoral Program in Counselor Education & Supervision (CES) received CACREP accreditation in January thanks to a decision by the board of directors of the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP).
LWC Theater Offers a Diverse Lineup of Spring Productions
Cultural Affairs
04/03/2018

LWC Theater Offers a Diverse Lineup of Spring Productions

COLUMBIA, KY. - The Lindsey Wilson College spring theater season will feature an uncut production of a Shakespeare classic, a multimedia biodrama centered on the Holocaust and original work by the college’s theatre students.
LWC Announces New Student Orientation Days
Academic
04/02/2018

LWC Announces New Student Orientation Days

COLUMBIA, KY. -- Lindsey Wilson College will host the first New Student Orientation Day for fall 2018 incoming students on Thursday, May 31.
Lindsey Wilson College Take Back the Night Rally Kicks Off Sexual Assault Awareness & Prevention Month
Campus Life
04/02/2018

Lindsey Wilson College Take Back the Night Rally Kicks Off Sexual Assault Awareness & Prevention Month

COLUMBIA, KY. -- Lindsey Wilson College got an early start to Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month on Tuesday when the annual ‘Take Back the Night’ Rally was held in the Cralle Student Union Building on the A.
U.S. Congressman James Comer Visits LWC
Campus Life
03/28/2018

U.S. Congressman James Comer Visits LWC

LWC Instructor of Nursing Kristen Branham takes U.
Lindsay Daniel Named 2018 Newman Civic Fellow
Campus Life
03/22/2018

Lindsay Daniel Named 2018 Newman Civic Fellow

Lindsey Wilson College junior Lindsay Daniel was recently named a 2018 Campus Compact Newman Civic Fellow.
Hannah Peck ’12 Named Director of Alumni Relations and Annual Giving
Alumni
03/22/2018

Hannah Peck ’12 Named Director of Alumni Relations and Annual Giving

COLUMBIA, Ky. – Lindsey Wilson College has been a big part of Hannah Peck’s life.
 Jerry Wood Joins LWC as Director of Program Development and Strategic Partnerships
LWC Online
03/22/2018

Jerry Wood Joins LWC as Director of Program Development and Strategic Partnerships

Columbia, Ky. -- Jerry Wood has been named director of program development and strategic partnerships at Lindsey Wilson College.
LWC International Student Program Hosts a Special Olympic Celebration
Cultural Affairs
02/16/2018

LWC International Student Program Hosts a Special Olympic Celebration

Lindsey Wilson College International Student Program Hosts a Special Olympic Celebration Columbia, Ky.
Caitlyn Tino wins 18th annual Lindsey Wilson Idol contest
Student Government
02/15/2018

Caitlyn Tino wins 18th annual Lindsey Wilson Idol contest

COLUMBIA, KY - A Lindsey Wilson College senior won the 18th-annual "Lindsey Wilson Idol" Thursday night, Februay 5, 2015, at V.
Button Named Director & Division Chair of Nursing & Health Department
Academic
01/30/2018

Button Named Director & Division Chair of Nursing & Health Department

The Kentucky native comes from a family of nurses, and she has a passion for teaching the profession to others.
LWC Counseling Professor Receives Third Fulbright Award
Academic
01/30/2018

LWC Counseling Professor Receives Third Fulbright Award

Dr. Daya Singh Sandhu has devoted a good part of his research trying to lower the suicide rates in his native country of India, the “suicide capital of the world.
Six Teams Awarded at 7th Annual Business Concept Competition
Academic
04/18/2018

Six Teams Awarded at 7th Annual Business Concept Competition

Columbia, KY - The LWC Center for Entrepreneurship held it's 7th Annual Business Concept Competition on Tuesday, April 10, 2018, in the Norma & Glenn Hodge Center for Discipleship.
LWC Celebrates Japanese Coming of Age Ceremony
Cultural Affairs
01/30/2018

LWC Celebrates Japanese Coming of Age Ceremony

Columbia, KY -- Saturday, January 27, marked the Third Annual Coming of Age Ceremony for international students studying abroad at LWC.
LWC Cancellations and Closings for Tues., Jan. 16
Student Services
01/30/2018

LWC Cancellations and Closings for Tues., Jan. 16

ATTENTION, IMPORTANT CANCELLATION and CLOSING: All LWC Offices will be closed today.
Lindsey Wilson College International Student Program Seeking Host Families
Cultural Affairs
05/01/2018

Lindsey Wilson College International Student Program Seeking Host Families

Columbia, Ky. - Lindsey Wilson College International Student Programs is looking for area families to participate in LWC's International Friendship Program and serve as host families during the 2018-19 school year.
Lindsey Wilson College to Celebrate Students' Success During Academic Celebration Week
Academic
04/10/2018

Lindsey Wilson College to Celebrate Students' Success During Academic Celebration Week

COLUMBIA, Ky. -- Lindsey Wilson College will devote a week to celebrating the academic and artistic talents of students beginning Monday, May 1.
LWC Caps Off Record-Breaking Commencement Weekend
Academic
04/10/2018

LWC Caps Off Record-Breaking Commencement Weekend

Communication and media studies graduate Jake Saylor from Louisville, Ky.
Center for Excellence in Research Third Annual Mental Health Symposium
Academic
04/10/2018

Center for Excellence in Research Third Annual Mental Health Symposium

The Lindsey Wilson College Center for Excellence in Research will host the third annual Mental Health Symposium on Saturday, May 6.
Legendary Lindsey Wilson College Administrator Honored At Field Naming Ceremony
Alumni
04/10/2018

Legendary Lindsey Wilson College Administrator Honored At Field Naming Ceremony

Joe Sparks, husband of the late Marilyn D.
A Week of Events Will Showcase the Culture Differences and Passions of LWC Students
Cultural Affairs
04/10/2018

A Week of Events Will Showcase the Culture Differences and Passions of LWC Students

A conference, a symposium, a festival and an expo will put Lindsey Wilson College students, and the interests that are important to them, on display, April 7-13.
International Festival Brings the World to LWC, Columbia
Cultural Affairs
04/10/2018

International Festival Brings the World to LWC, Columbia

   Airada Daamdee Bricker (left) of Elizabethtown, Ky.
The Fifth Season of Theatrefest Features Two Comedies
Cultural Affairs
04/10/2018

The Fifth Season of Theatrefest Features Two Comedies

COLUMBIA, Ky. - Two comedies will celebrate this summer's fifth season of TheatreFest! at Lindsey Wilson College.
LWC Honors Veterans During the 15th Annual Veterans Appreciation luncheon
Alumni
04/10/2018

LWC Honors Veterans During the 15th Annual Veterans Appreciation luncheon

COLUMBIA, KY - More than 150 area veterans and their guests were honored Wednesday at the 15th-annual Lindsey Wilson College Veterans Appreciation Luncheon.
LWC Business Students Earn Statewide Recognition
Academic
04/10/2018

LWC Business Students Earn Statewide Recognition

 COLUMBIA, Ky. -- A group of Lindsey Wilson College business students recently earned statewide recognition for their work.
LWC Honors Dr. Phil Aaron at Cycling Park Dedication Ceremony
Alumni
04/10/2018

LWC Honors Dr. Phil Aaron at Cycling Park Dedication Ceremony

Columbia, Ky. -- Lindsey Wilson College will honor beloved Columbia physician and longtime LWC supporter and alumnus at a dedication ceremony today.
International Day of Learning Held at ACMS
Campus Life
04/04/2018

International Day of Learning Held at ACMS

PICTURED: LWC student Airada Bricker gives a presentation about her native Thailand during International Day of Learning at Adair County Middle School last week.
Lindsey Wilson Community Welcomes Class of 2021
Student Services
01/30/2018

Lindsey Wilson Community Welcomes Class of 2021

  COLUMBIA, KY.
Malvina Farkle Day Brings Community Closer Together
Student Services
01/30/2018

Malvina Farkle Day Brings Community Closer Together

Malvina Farkle Day brings community closer together COLUMBIA, KY  - Lindsey Wilson College Junior, Lindsay Daniel of Russell Springs, KY looks forward to Malvina Farkle Day every year as a day dedicated to giving back to the community that has such a big impact on LWC.
Lindsey Wilson College Presents the 24th Annual Safe Halloween
Cultural Affairs
01/30/2018

Lindsey Wilson College Presents the 24th Annual Safe Halloween

COLUMBIA, KY - Area children and their family members are invited to the 24th-annual Lindsey Wilson College "Safe Halloween.
Sign Unveiling Kicks Off International Education Week at Lindsey Wilson College
Cultural Affairs
01/30/2018

Sign Unveiling Kicks Off International Education Week at Lindsey Wilson College

The LWC International Student Program and the city of Columbia strengthened their ties on Monday when a sign representing the various countries of LWC’s international student population was dedicated during a ceremony at the historic Adair County Courthouse.
Charlie Pingleton (1986-2017), Forever a Lindsey Wilson Wrestling Icon
Alumni
01/30/2018

Charlie Pingleton (1986-2017), Forever a Lindsey Wilson Wrestling Icon

Charlie Pingleton (1986-2017), Forever a Lindsey Wilson Wrestling Icon  COLUMBIA, Ky.
ALL IN FOR LWC CAMPAIGN UPDATE: 2,767 Donors and Gifts Totaling $477,726
Alumni
01/30/2018

ALL IN FOR LWC CAMPAIGN UPDATE: 2,767 Donors and Gifts Totaling $477,726

All the gifts have been counted and we are humbled by your love and support.
LWC Honors Late Doctor at Naming and Dedication Ceremony
Alumni
01/30/2018

LWC Honors Late Doctor at Naming and Dedication Ceremony

COLUMBIA, Ky. -- The Lindsey Wilson College community honored a man who was considered "a massive influence to Lindsey Wilson" on Friday afternoon when it dedicated the Dr.
LWC Athletic Hall of Fame Inductees: Anderson, Cook Pingleton
Alumni
01/30/2018

LWC Athletic Hall of Fame Inductees: Anderson, Cook Pingleton

COLUMBIA, KY -- Homecoming weekend celebrations will include the Alumni Awards & Athletic Hall of Fame event where three alumni will be inducted into the LWC Athletic Hall of Fame.
LWC Alumni Awards will be given to Farris, Flowers and Eberenz
Alumni
01/30/2018

LWC Alumni Awards will be given to Farris, Flowers and Eberenz

COLUMBIA, KY -- Homecoming weekend celebrations will include the Alumni Awards & Athletic Hall of Fame event where three alumni will be inducted into the LWC Athletic Hall of Fame.
Six to be Honored at LWC's 86th Homecoming Weekend
Alumni
01/30/2018

Six to be Honored at LWC's 86th Homecoming Weekend

COLUMBIA, KY - Six alumni of the college will be honored at Lindsey Wilson College's 86th homecoming weekend, to be held Oct.
LWC Community Celebrates the 20th Anniversary of the Begley Chapel
Alumni
01/30/2018

LWC Community Celebrates the 20th Anniversary of the Begley Chapel

COLUMBIA, KY. -- Twenty years ago on a bright autumn day, the Lindsey Wilson College community gathered to dedicate a new building on the A.
Lindsey Wilson College Homecoming 2017
Alumni
01/30/2018

Lindsey Wilson College Homecoming 2017

COLUMBIA, KY. -- Six alumni were honored at Lindsey Wilson College’s 86th homecoming weekend, on Oct.