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LU 2022 Commencement

Instead of one big event, four graduations held on Friday and Saturday By Clarion News LINCOLN UNIVERSITY – The long dream to the graduation stage became a reality May 6 and 7 after spring commencement ceremonies came to a close … Continue reading

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Jefferson City mayor, city settle free-speech case

By Clarion News staff JEFFERSON CITY – When Mayor Carrie Tergin allegedly ordered the removal of two decorative paving stones from Adrian’s Island because she didn’t like the message, a federal lawsuit soon followed. According to an Associated Press article, … Continue reading

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LU may offer classes to inmates

By Kimberly Hill/Clarion News LINCOLN UNIVERSITY- When the NAACP approached the university years ago to create a prison education program to help inmates obtain affordable education, several faculty and staff members agreed to help. “In October of 2021 we got … Continue reading

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Blue Tigers win big at Saturday’s LU Open meet

By Shanthamoi R. Brown LINCOLN UNIVERSITY – The Blue Tigers hosted and dominated the annual LU Open on Saturday at Dwight T. Reed stadium, winning every event they participated in. Below is a summary of the meet. In the 110m … Continue reading

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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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Track & Field at CMU

By Shanthamoi Brown/Clarion News FAYETTE, Mo. – The Lincoln University track team participated at the CMU Invite on April 2, 2022 at Central Methodist University. Below is a summary of the Blue Tigers’ performances. In the men’s 100m, Kizan David … Continue reading

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CAB holds “Movie Night”

Article and photos by Amya Milligan/Clarion News LINCOLN UNIVERSITY – The Lincoln University Campus Activity Board (CAB) hosted a Drive-In Movie Night on Wed., March 16 at 7 p.m. in the Jason Gym parking lot. Free snacks and drinks were … Continue reading

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Spring graduation split into two days

By Darianna McGee/Clarion News LINCOLN UNIVERSITY- Due to COVID-19 restrictions, Lincoln University will split the May 2022 graduation commencement into two days. The first ceremony will take Friday May 6, 2022 and the second ceremony will be the following day, … Continue reading

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Softball field getting upgrades

Team playing spring 2022 “home” games at a Columbia high school By Devyn Sigars LINCOLN UNIVERSITY- The Lincoln University softball team has been unable to play home games at their home stadium during the spring 2022 season due to poor … Continue reading

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Student on the Street: Gas Prices

Article and photos by JoVon Ray/Clarion News LINCOLN UNIVERSITY – With the price of gas breaking $4 per gallon, students are finding it increasingly painful at the pump. The Clarion asked a few students, “What do you think about the … Continue reading

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