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Update: LU tennis courts see rise in popularity

Pickleball brings lots of action early four years after massive upgrade By Will Goodin/Clarion News LINCOLN UNIVERSITY — Using $640,000 pooled together from Lincoln University, the Jefferson City Parks and Recreation Department, and the U.S. Tennis Association, the Yvonne Walker … Continue reading

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Blood drive, HIV testing Wed. in Scruggs

Clarion News LINCOLN UNIVERSITY – Wednesday August 25, 2021, in Scruggs Ballroom there will be both a Red Cross Blood Drive and free rapid HIV testing.  The blood drive and HIV testing will run from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. … Continue reading

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Students return to campus

LINCOLN UNIVERSITY – The fall semester began Monday, Aug. 16, 2021 as students returned to the classroom – masked, but ready to learn. A recent surge of Covid-related infections in Missouri has forced the continuance of social distancing and other … Continue reading

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Campus mask mandate ends next week

Clarion News reports LINCOLN UNIVERSITY – The campus will no longer require the wearing of masks beginning June 14, 2021, states an email released today by the LU Office of Marketing and University Relations. Masks will be recommended for anyone … Continue reading

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President Woolfolk departing LU

The university has been led by three presidents since 2013, searching for fourth Clarion News staff LINCOLN UNIVERSITY – The Board of Curators announced today that President Jerald Jones Woolfolk will be leaving the university at the conclusion of the … Continue reading

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LU holds in-person commencement

To achieve social distancing, five separate ceremonies will be held during the weekend Clarion News LINCOLN UNIVERSITY – Graduating seniors are walking across the stage once again, but not all on the same day and time. To keep some sort … Continue reading

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Appreciation Day lunch on the Quad

By Mar’che Boggess LINCOLN UNIVERSITY – Students and staff were treated with a beautiful day and free food during an Appreciation Day picnic held Thursday on the Soldier’s Memorial Plaza. Next week will be the last few days of classroom … Continue reading

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LU to hold in-person May commencement

Tickets for guest will be required and limited to six per student By Amoni Lewis and Kourtney Burchfield LINCOLN UNIVERSITY- May 2021 graduates will not Zoom across the commencement stage, they’ll walk.  That’s the decision of LU administrators after the … Continue reading

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President Hosts Student Town Hall

By Amoni Lewis/Clarion News LINCOLN UNIVERSITY- President Dr. Jerald Jones Woolfolk hosted a student town hall on Thursday evening in Richardson Auditorium. Students were able to express their thoughts, ideas, and concerns about the university. Faculty and staff were in … Continue reading

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LU Opens Blue Tiger Resource Center

By Amoni Lewis/Clarion News LINCOLN UNIVERSITY- The Blue Tiger Resource Center officially opened the doors in its Scruggs location on Wednesday to help address the needs of students, including such as items as food, clothes, and school supplies for women, … Continue reading

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