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About The Clarion News

Campus and community news produced by journalism students at Lincoln University in Jefferson City, Mo.

Q & A With The New Mister Lincoln

By: Mar’Che Boggess/Clarion News LINCOLN UNIVERSITY– Journalism student Kalon Grover was elected by the students as the 18th Mister Lincoln on Tuesday. Grover, a senior journalism student from Chicago, sat down with The Clarion Wednesday to discuss his new title … Continue reading

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SGA Election Results

By Elise Eaker/Clarion Staff LINCOLN UNIVERSITY- The Student Government Association elections were held Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2020. The results are as follows: Freshman President, Justin Singleton Freshman Vice President, Emily Botts Freshman Secretary, Amya Milligan Freshman Representatives At Large, Jada … Continue reading

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LU journalism grad interviews Dwight Taylor Sr.

By Clarion News Recent LU grad Amani Grant-Pate continues his One-On-One series with a very positive, motivating interview with Dwight Taylor Sr. Check it out!

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Capital 8 Movie Theater Reopens

By Kaden Quinn As businesses begin to reopen across the Show-Me-State, the Capital 8 movie theater followed suit recently while taking precautions to combat the spread of COVID-19. The staff is optimistic as they believe their efforts to resume operations … Continue reading

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Lincoln University COVID-19 Regulations Update

By Elise Eaker, Clarion News reporter LINCOLN UNIVERSITY- LU President Dr. Jerald Jones Woolfolk on Tuesday (Sept. 1, 2020) released a letter via email to students regarding new COVID-19 regulations and social gatherings. Woolfolk released the letter in addition to … Continue reading

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Intense thunderstorm rattles LU campus

Clarion News staff LINCOLN UNIVERSITY – A fast-moving storm blew across campus late Monday morning, forcing students to seek cover from lightning and heavy rain. A thunderstorm warning was issued for Jefferson City and surrounding communities as the quick-hitting weather … Continue reading

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NBA Star Scores Big With HBCU Shoes

By Clarion News staff ORLANDO, Fla. – Ever since the NBA restarted, Thunder point guard and future Hall of Famer Chris Paul has been paying homage to HBCU’s by putting one school on his sneakers per game.  On Saturday, during … Continue reading

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Students return to campus

School has been closed since pandemic interrupted classes March 9 JEFFERSON CITY – For the first time since the coronavirus closed campus during spring classes, students are living and studying at Lincoln University. Employees and students are required to wear … Continue reading

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One-On-One with LU grad Mark Gunnels

An LU journalism grad defines how Lincoln helped him find success at Fox Sports By Clarion News staff Recent LU journalism graduate Amani Grant-Pate (BS, 2020) isn’t letting the virus crisis keep him from gaining valuable experience. He recently interviewed … Continue reading

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Delayed Class of 2020 graduation goes virtual Aug. 1

Clarion News staff LINCOLN UNIVERSITY – The coronavirus pandemic interrupted the LU spring semester during the early March spring break, when students left campus and never returned – including seniors ready to don cap and gown. Commencement was delayed until … Continue reading

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