Tag Archives: Clarion News

First end of a track back-to-back

By Shanthamoi R. Brown TOPEKA, Kan. – The Lincoln University track team participated at the Ichabod Mid-Week Challenge on Feb 10, 2022 at Washburn University. Here is a recap of the Blue Tigers’ performances at the meet. In the men’s … 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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LU Track competes at Bearcats Invitational

Story and photos by Shanthamoi R. Brown MARYVILLE, Mo. – The Lincoln University track team participated at the Bearcats Invitational on Feb 5, 2022 at Northwest Missouri State University. There were several great performances for the Blue Tigers at the … Continue reading

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Archives Showcases LU Centennial

By Keishera Lately/Clarion News LINCOLN UNIVERSITY- Beginning in 1866 and for the first 56 years, Lincoln was known as Lincoln Institute. It became Lincoln University in 1921. In celebration of this centennial year, Lincoln’s archivist, Mark Schleer, is displaying the legacies … 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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Shanthamoi’s Next Take with Rusheda Blake

By Shanthamoi R. Brown/Clarion News LINCOLN UNIVERSITY – Rusheda Blake has moved on from her success with Blue Tiger track-and-field. But she leaves a legacy in her wake and high hopes for the future. The Clarion News recently sat down … 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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SNOW DAYS! Campus closed Feb. 2-3

Brunch and dinner will continue to be served By Clarion Staff (from Marketing & Comm. release) LINCOLN UNIVERSITY – An expected winter storm has led to the cancellation of classes for Wednesday and Thursday (Feb. 2-3). Virtual classes will be … Continue reading

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