Category Archives: Features

Senior Spotlight: Melik Smith

By Jordan Parker/Clarion News LINCOLN UNIVERSITY- The Clarion recently sat down with graduating senior Melik Smith to talk about his plans after graduation and into the future. The Clarion: What are your fears about graduation? Smith: “I don’t really have … Continue reading

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LU celebrates Founders’ Day

By Mark Oliver/Clarion News Lincoln University celebrated Founders’ Day on Thursday, Feb. 10, 2022 in the Richardson Fine Arts Center. The host and the 21st president of LU Dr. John B. Moseley was in attendance to show gratitude to the … Continue reading

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Lincoln University celebrates Founder’s Day

By: Keishera Lately/ Clarion News  LINCOLN UNIVERSITY – On Feb. 10, 2022 Lincoln students, faculty, and alumni gathered in Richardson Fine Arts Center to celebrate the university’s founding 156 years ago. Carmen Fields, Lincoln Alumni and Emmy award-winning journalist, delivered the … Continue reading

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LU Black History Month: Lucile Bluford

Her fight against discrimination helped establish the first HBCU journalism program By Randy Mitchell LINCOLN UNIVERSITY – Did you know Lincoln University was the first historically black college or university (HBCU) to have a journalism program?  One of the people … Continue reading

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Snow Days!

When winter weather cancelled classes, Clarion News photographers went to work Photos by Devyn Sigars and Jordan Parker LINCOLN UNIVERSITY – A snow event led to three days of cancelled classes. But that didn’t keep everyone inside. Clarion News photographers … Continue reading

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Vision board

By Gracen Gaskins LINCOLN UNIVERSITY – The ladies of the Alpha Theta chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. recently hosted a vision board event in the SUC ballroom. This event was designed to allow student to fill their vision … Continue reading

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Black History Month at LU

The first installment of a series highlighting the history of Lincoln University Compiled by Clarion News staff (source:lincolnu.edu) LINCOLN UNIVERSITY – At the close of the Civil War, soldiers and officers of the 62nd United States Colored Infantry, stationed at … Continue reading

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HUD Secretary hosts briefing for HBCU journalism students 

By Keishera Lately/Clarion News LINCOLN UNIVERSITY – On Wednesday student journalist from a variety of HBCUs attended a White House press briefing via Zoom with Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Marcia L. Fudge.   There was one representative in attendance for … Continue reading

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Roving Reporter: Your Plans for the Spring Semester?

By Jordan Parker/Clarion News LINCOLN UNIVERSITY – Although the ongoing pandemic creates shifting concerns among students, the Clarion wanted to know: How do you plan to tackle the spring semester? Several Blue Tiger Nation students provided their perspectives.

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Pizza-Kwik rolls into Blue Tiger Nation

By: Elise Eaker LINCOLN UNIVERSITY — The Pizza-Kwik food truck returned to Blue Tiger Nation for the first time since homecoming, firing-up the ovens in the parking lot between MLK Hall and Richardson Auditorium during Friday’s lunch hour. The truck … Continue reading

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