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

Blue Tigers take Central Missouri in overtime

By Dan Carr, Assistant AD for Media Relations JEFFERSON CITY – For the second time in three games, the Lincoln men’s basketball team won in overtime, as the Blue Tigers held off Central Missouri for an 88-84 victory on Saturday … Continue reading

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What makes a good student?

Commentary by Will Sites A few weeks ago I attended a holiday party in my hometown, a rural east-central Missouri community of about 7,000. Some of the attendees were old friends, many were acquaintances, and others complete strangers. But nearly … Continue reading

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Spring graduation filing deadline Feb. 12

LINCOLN UNIVERSITY – Students planning to graduate this May must file with the Registrar by Feb. 12, 2020. All graduating seniors must have Gen-Ed and major checklists completed – see your adviser. To file for graduation, visit the Registrar’s office … Continue reading

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LU women, men track & field place high in preseason rankings

By Dan Carr/Assistant AD for Media Relations JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Lincoln women’s indoor track & field team is ranked No. 2 in the country while the LU men are No. 5 according to the United States Track & … Continue reading

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State parks to have new marijuana rules

By Clarion News staff JEFFERSON CITY – Medical marijuana card-holders will be safe bringing weed into state parks and historic sites under new plans being developed by the Division of State Parks. But lighting-up will remain illegal. According to a … Continue reading

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Franklin’s Perseverance Leads to MIAA First-Team Selection

By Amani Grant-Pate LINCOLN UNIVERSITY – On Nov. 12, 2019 Hosea Franklin was selected First Team All Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletics Association (MIAA) for his historic season. His ability to catch and run the football successfully made Franklin a matchup nightmare … Continue reading

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Hoskins named LU head football coach

Dan Carr/Assistant AD for Media Relations JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Lincoln University Director of Athletics John Moseley announced that interim coach Malik Hoskins has been named the next head coach of the Blue Tiger football team on Thursday (Nov. 21). … Continue reading

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