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Lindsey Wilson College Releases Fall 2023 Dean's and President's Lists
Academic
01/10/2024

Lindsey Wilson College Releases Fall 2023 Dean's and President's Lists

The Dean’s and President’s Lists have been released for the fall 2023 semester at Lindsey Wilson College.
LWC Bonner Scholars Provide 59 Warm Coats for Area Children
Campus Life
12/15/2023

LWC Bonner Scholars Provide 59 Warm Coats for Area Children

Pictured: LWC Director of Civic Engagement and Student Leadership Kisha Burton and Bonner Scholar Assistant Director Yayi Sonnabend pose with the children from one of the Adair County Head Start classes who received new winter coats from the 2023 fall drive.
Midnight Breakfast Gives Students a Chance to Recharge
Campus Life
12/08/2023

Midnight Breakfast Gives Students a Chance to Recharge

Residence Life Serves Up Smiles: LWC residence life staff members Ryan Engle and Easton Downs serve students Tuesday night during the college's "Midnight Breakfast.
LWC to Hold Two Ceremonies for Largest Winter Commencement in School History
Academic
12/06/2023

LWC to Hold Two Ceremonies for Largest Winter Commencement in School History

COLUMBIA, KY - Lindsey Wilson College will award 642 degrees on Saturday at its 118th commencement ceremony.
VETERANS DAY 2023: More Than 200 Attend LWC’s 21st Annual Luncheon To Honor Veterans
Campus Life
11/13/2023

VETERANS DAY 2023: More Than 200 Attend LWC’s 21st Annual Luncheon To Honor Veterans

Pictured: U.S. Army veteran James Flowers of Columbia wins a quilt from the Joyful Hearts Quilt Guild.
LWC to Hold 21st-Annual Veterans Appreciation Luncheon on Friday
Campus Life
11/07/2023

LWC to Hold 21st-Annual Veterans Appreciation Luncheon on Friday

COLUMBIA, KY - The Lindsey Wilson College community will hold its 21st Annual Veterans Appreciation Luncheon at 11:30 a.
LWC presents the 29th Annual Safe Halloween
Campus Life
10/26/2023

LWC presents the 29th Annual Safe Halloween

COLUMBIA, KY. – Area children and their family members are invited to the 29th annual Lindsey Wilson College ‘Safe Halloween.
25th-Annual LWC International Marketplace Showcases Cultural Diversity
Campus Life
10/23/2023

25th-Annual LWC International Marketplace Showcases Cultural Diversity

PICTURED: LWC junior Brenda Arango from Cartagena, Colombia, left, and freshman Santiago Lagos Nunez from Bucaramanga, Colombia, share authentic cuisine from their home country.
Calhoun Combines Faith, Education and Career to Serve in the Dominican Republic
Alumni
10/16/2023

Calhoun Combines Faith, Education and Career to Serve in the Dominican Republic

COLUMBIA, KY. – LWC nursing alumna Sarah Calhoun '19 traveled on her first mission trip to the Dominican Republic when she was just nine years old.
Four Honored at LWC’s 92nd Homecoming Celebration
Alumni
10/13/2023

Four Honored at LWC’s 92nd Homecoming Celebration

COLUMBIA, KY. - I’m not calling you out, I’m calling you up.
New School of Graduate Business and Technology Created, Two New Degrees Introduced
Academic
10/13/2023

New School of Graduate Business and Technology Created, Two New Degrees Introduced

COLUMBIA, KY. – Lindsey Wilson College creates a new academic school and adds new business and technology degree options.
Sculpture Honors Board Chair Dr. Allan Parnell
Alumni
10/13/2023

Sculpture Honors Board Chair Dr. Allan Parnell

Chairman of the Lindsey Wilson College Board of Trustees Dr.
Lutgring Named Vice President for Academic Affairs
Academic
10/13/2023

Lutgring Named Vice President for Academic Affairs

Ray Lutgring Named Vice President for Academic Affairs at Lindsey Wilson College COLUMBIA, Ky.
Lindsey Wilson College Celebrates Another All-Time Record Enrollment
Academic
10/13/2023

Lindsey Wilson College Celebrates Another All-Time Record Enrollment

COLUMBIA, KY. – For the second consecutive year, Lindsey Wilson College enrolls a record-breaking number of students.
Four to be Honored at 92nd LWC Homecoming Weekend
Alumni
10/04/2023

Four to be Honored at 92nd LWC Homecoming Weekend

COLUMBIA, KY. -- Three alumni and one devoted benefactor will be honored during Lindsey Wilson College’s 92nd homecoming celebration, Sept.
For the ninth consecutive year, All In for LWC surpasses goal!
Alumni
09/21/2023

For the ninth consecutive year, All In for LWC surpasses goal!

The results are in! LWC alumni, staff, students and friends surpassed President Luckey’s goal by more than $25,000 by donating to the All In for LWC, Chair’s Challenge.
Lindsey Wilson College Gives Back to the Community on Malvina Farkle Day
Campus Life
09/21/2023

Lindsey Wilson College Gives Back to the Community on Malvina Farkle Day

COLUMBIA, KY -- Lindsey Wilson College senior Sydney Wilson from Campbellsville, Kentucky, had never participated in the college's Malvina Farkle Day until this year.
Lindsey Wilson College “All In for LWC,” 48-hour challenge begins on Tuesday, Sept.19.
Alumni
09/18/2023

Lindsey Wilson College “All In for LWC,” 48-hour challenge begins on Tuesday, Sept.19.

It's Back To School for Lindsey Wilson College
Academic
08/30/2023

It's Back To School for Lindsey Wilson College

COLUMBIA, KY. -  Lindsey Wilson College students are back on campus for the 2023-24 academic school year.
Record Number of LWC Graduates Cross the Stage During Two-Day Celebration
Academic
05/04/2023

Record Number of LWC Graduates Cross the Stage During Two-Day Celebration

PICTURED: Elementary education graduate Dana Watts from Russell Springs, Kentucky, moves her tassel from right to left to signify her transition from student to graduate during Lindsey Wilson College’s 117th commencement ceremony on Saturday, April 29.
LWC to Hold Two Commencement Ceremonies for Largest Graduating Class in School History
Academic
04/28/2023

LWC to Hold Two Commencement Ceremonies for Largest Graduating Class in School History

COLUMBIA, KY. – For the second consecutive year, Lindsey Wilson College will cap off its largest class in school history at spring commencement, April 28 - 29.
Lindsey Wilson College Student Enrollment Tops 3,000 For First Time
Academic
04/25/2023

Lindsey Wilson College Student Enrollment Tops 3,000 For First Time

COLUMBIA, Ky. – Lindsey Wilson College has experienced a record-setting start to the new academic year.
LWC to Hold 114th Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, Guests Must Have a Ticket to Attend
Academic
04/25/2023

LWC to Hold 114th Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, Guests Must Have a Ticket to Attend

COLUMBIA, Ky. -- Lindsey Wilson College will award 409 degrees on Dec.
Getting To Know LWC Green Dot
Campus Life
11/28/2022

Getting To Know LWC Green Dot

Pictured: Lindsey Wilson College freshmen Janessa Girdley, left, and Kiasia Thompson from Bardstown, Kentucky, participate in Green Dot bystander intervention training in the Katie Murrell Library Clark Reading Room.
More than 150 area veterans attend LWC’s 20th-annual Appreciation Luncheon on Friday
Campus Life
11/11/2022

More than 150 area veterans attend LWC’s 20th-annual Appreciation Luncheon on Friday

COLUMBIA, KY. – “As we pause each year to honor and celebrate our veterans, we remind ourselves that freedom is not free.
More Than 540 Area Residents Tour LWC’s Decorated Residence Halls on Halloween Night
Campus Life
11/10/2022

More Than 540 Area Residents Tour LWC’s Decorated Residence Halls on Halloween Night

Pictured: Jill Smith from Columbia and her son, Jack (dressed as Michael Jackson) wait to join a “Safe Halloween” tour group at LWC’s Doris and Bob Holloway Health & Wellness Center.
LWC Trustee Appreciation & Endowed Scholarship Luncheon held for the first time in three years
Alumni
11/08/2022

LWC Trustee Appreciation & Endowed Scholarship Luncheon held for the first time in three years

Pictured: LWC Christian ministries graduate Rev.
LWC presents the 28th-annual Safe Halloween
Campus Life
10/26/2022

LWC presents the 28th-annual Safe Halloween

COLUMBIA, KY. – Area children and their family members are invited to the 28th-annual Lindsey Wilson College "Safe Halloween.
Lindsey Wilson College Celebrates Its Methodist Heritage
Campus Life
09/30/2022

Lindsey Wilson College Celebrates Its Methodist Heritage

COLUMBIA, KY. -- The Lindsey Wilson College community celebrated its connection to The United Methodist Church on Wednesday, September 21, during the annual Church College Celebration Day.
LWC's Malvina Farkle Day Gives Back To the Community
Campus Life
09/29/2022

LWC's Malvina Farkle Day Gives Back To the Community

Pictured: Adair County Genealogy and History Research Center Director Mike Watson receives assistance from LWC freshman Sho Ito from Funabashi, Japan, right, and junior international student ambassador Autumn Gregory, middle, from Monticello, Kentucky, during Malvina Farkle Day.
Five Honored at LWC 91st Homecoming Celebration
Alumni
09/27/2022

Five Honored at LWC 91st Homecoming Celebration

COLUMBIA, KY. - Kids in rural Kentucky deserve to be seen and given the opportunity to be successful in the world.
Lindsey Wilson College “All-In for LWC,” 48-hour challenge begins on Tuesday, Sept. 27. 
Alumni
09/26/2022

Lindsey Wilson College “All-In for LWC,” 48-hour challenge begins on Tuesday, Sept. 27. 

The 48-hour event to raise money for student aid will begin on Tuesday, Sept.
Five to be Honored at 91st LWC Homecoming Weekend
Alumni
09/26/2022

Five to be Honored at 91st LWC Homecoming Weekend

COLUMBIA, KY. -- Three alumni and two longtime friends will be honored during Lindsey Wilson College’s 91st homecoming celebration, Sept.
LWC Prepares to Welcome the Class of 2026, Telehealth Services Added for New Academic Year
Campus Life
08/18/2022

LWC Prepares to Welcome the Class of 2026, Telehealth Services Added for New Academic Year

Pictured: Because of a partnership with Cumberland Family Medical Centers, LWC will offer telehealth primary care and mental health services to all LWC students beginning fall 2022.
LWC to Hold 115th Commencement on Saturday, Largest Graduating Class in School History
Academic
04/27/2022

LWC to Hold 115th Commencement on Saturday, Largest Graduating Class in School History

COLUMBIA, KY. – Lindsey Wilson College will cap off its largest class in school history at this year's spring commencement.
Students, faculty recognized at LWC Honors Convocation
Academic
04/20/2022

Students, faculty recognized at LWC Honors Convocation

PICTURED: Lindsey Wilson College senior Mahalia Cain of Williamsburg, Kentucky, is presented the President’s Award by LWC President William T.
LWC Holds Inaugural Multicultural Retreat for Campus Community
Campus Life
03/14/2022

LWC Holds Inaugural Multicultural Retreat for Campus Community

Pictured: LWC’s Black Student Union held its first-ever Multicultural Retreat on Saturday, February 26.
Lindsey Wilson College Releases Fall 2021 Dean's and President's Lists
Academic
01/11/2022

Lindsey Wilson College Releases Fall 2021 Dean's and President's Lists

The Dean’s and President’s Lists have been released for the fall 2021 semester at Lindsey Wilson College.
Lindsey Wilson College Confers 409 Degrees at Winter Commencement
Academic
12/22/2021

Lindsey Wilson College Confers 409 Degrees at Winter Commencement

  COLUMBIA, KY. – Lindsey Wilson College held its 114th commencement ceremony on Saturday.
Cumberland County native establishes endowment to help Lindsey Wilson College nursing students
Alumni
12/17/2021

Cumberland County native establishes endowment to help Lindsey Wilson College nursing students

PICTURED: Sharon and Lonnie Willen present Director of LWC Nursing Emiley Button and LWC President William T.
Coats for Kids Hits 10-Year Mark
Academic
12/15/2021

Coats for Kids Hits 10-Year Mark

  Columbia, Kentucky – More than 50 Adair County Head Start children will have a warmer winter season.
LWC Junior Emma Peterson Accepted into Prestigious Education First and Forum Scholarship Program
Academic
11/08/2021

LWC Junior Emma Peterson Accepted into Prestigious Education First and Forum Scholarship Program

Columbia, Ky. -- Lindsey Wilson College junior Emma Peterson is among an elite group.
LWC Returns to the Classroom, New Campus Renovations for the Start of Fall 2021
Academic
11/08/2021

LWC Returns to the Classroom, New Campus Renovations for the Start of Fall 2021

COLUMBIA, KY - Lindsey Wilson College began the semester on Monday with classroom seating at full capacity.
LWC Mosaic Campus Ministry Collecting Food for J.O.Y. Ministries, Thanksgiving Boxes
Campus Life
11/04/2021

LWC Mosaic Campus Ministry Collecting Food for J.O.Y. Ministries, Thanksgiving Boxes

By LWC public relations intern and communication junior Chloe Thomas COLUMBIA, KY.
LWC to Hold Veterans Appreciation Luncheon for Adair County Veterans
Campus Life
11/04/2021

LWC to Hold Veterans Appreciation Luncheon for Adair County Veterans

  Pictured: Members of the VFW Post 6097 in attendance at the Lindsey Wilson College 2020 Veteran's Appreciation event.
LWC to Host Drive-Thru Safe Halloween
Campus Life
10/21/2021

LWC to Host Drive-Thru Safe Halloween

Area children and their family members are invited to Lindsey Wilson College for its first-ever "Drive-Thru Safe Halloween.
Homecoming Brings Lindsey Wilson College Class of 2020 Back to Campus
Alumni
10/06/2021

Homecoming Brings Lindsey Wilson College Class of 2020 Back to Campus

COLUMBIA, KY. --  When Waverly Williams received the news that she would have the opportunity to celebrate her graduation from LWC in-person, she felt grateful to be able to close out an important chapter in her academic journey.
LWC To Celebrate 89th Homecoming, Class of 2020 In-Person Commencement
Alumni
10/03/2021

LWC To Celebrate 89th Homecoming, Class of 2020 In-Person Commencement

  (*)Denotes event times that have changed or canceled since the printed schedule was released.
Lindsey Wilson College Celebrates Its Methodist Heritage During 2021 Homecoming
Alumni
09/30/2021

Lindsey Wilson College Celebrates Its Methodist Heritage During 2021 Homecoming

COLUMBIA, KY. -- The Lindsey Wilson College community celebrated its connection to The United Methodist Church on Wednesday, September 29, during the annual Church College Celebration Day.
Lindsey Wilson College “All-In for LWC,” 48-hour challenge begins on Tuesday, Sept. 21. 
Alumni
09/20/2021

Lindsey Wilson College “All-In for LWC,” 48-hour challenge begins on Tuesday, Sept. 21. 

The Lindsey Wilson College Board of Trustees, along with Chairman of the Board and Adair County native Allan Parnell have an important question for LWC alumni and friends -- “How will YOU be All-In for LWC?” The 48-hour event to raise money for student aid will begin on Tuesday, Sept.