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National Coming Out Day celebrated at LU

By Clarion News staff LINCOLN UNIVERSITY – Students across the campus and country celebrated National Coming Out Day on Monday by holding events at Scruggs and parading across campus to celebrate the pride of the LGBTQ community. Prof. Mara Arugete … Continue reading

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Commentary: Let’s Memorialize Althea Gibson

By Will Goodin/Clarion News LINCOLN UNIVERSITY- With tennis rising in popularity and more people using the university courts, it’s a good time to remember one of the greatest female African-American athletes you have likely never heard of. For two years, … Continue reading

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Blue Tiger Athletics Club Retires $250k loan

By Elise Eaker/Jefferson City News Tribune JEFFERSON CITY – The Lincoln University Blue Tiger Athletics Club has paid Central Bank $50,935.48 to retire a quarter million-dollar loan that helped build a new weight room for Lincoln University athletes. The $250,000 … Continue reading

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Kagame and Singh named Mr. and Miss International

Edited by Gracen Gaskins/Clarion News LINCOLN UNIVERSITY – The international students of LU crowned their official ambassadors on Wednesday by naming Mr. and Miss International. Erickson Kagame, 19, is from Kigali, Rwanda. He is a sophomore majoring in agriculture business … Continue reading

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Campus Spotlight: LU Career Center

By Tyree Stovall LINCOLN UNIVERSITY- It’s a new school year and the L.U. Career Center is planning on engaging and helping students with job opportunities and helping students build skills in their future careers. The Clarion met with Director of … Continue reading

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Blue Tigers fall to Riverhawks in OT

50 years ago to the day, LU played its first game in Dwight T. Reed Stadium Clarion Staff Reports LINCOLN UNIVERSITY – The Blue Tigers fell short by an extra point in an overtime nail-biter against the Northeastern State (Okla.) … Continue reading

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Constitution Day at LU

By Clarion News staff LINCOLN UNIVERSITY – As part of federal Constitution Day, a variety of volunteers read selections from the U.S. Constitution on Friday in the Pawley Theatre located inside MLK Hall. According to the U.S. Senate website, the … Continue reading

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New Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Brian Norris

By Tyree Stovall/Clarion staff reporter LINCOLN UNIVERSITY- It’s the start of a new school year and there’s more than just new students. Meet Dr. Brian Norris, the newest addition to the political science department. The Clarion recently talked with Norris … Continue reading

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LU hosts vaccine clinic

By Will Goodin/Clarion News LINCOLN UNIVERSITY- The Capital Region Community Health Center held a Covid vaccine clinic Wednesday afternoon in the Scruggs Student Center ballroom. The Health Center added incentives to attract students, such as providing $25 gift cards and … Continue reading

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LU falls in home-opener

By Dan Carr, assistant AD for Media Relations EFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Chrisshun Robinson and Winston Ausmer each had touchdown receptions, but the Lincoln football team dropped its 2021 season opener by a final score of 76-12 on Thursday night (Sept. … Continue reading

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