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Four Incoming Freshmen Named Begley Scholars at Lindsey Wilson College
Academic
03/30/2020

Four Incoming Freshmen Named Begley Scholars at Lindsey Wilson College

COLUMBIA, KY. -- Four incoming freshmen have been named Begley Scholars at Lindsey Wilson College, the college's most prestigious scholarship.
Lindsey Wilson College and Somerset Community College Partner to Bring More Opportunities to Area Students
LWC Online
03/30/2020

Lindsey Wilson College and Somerset Community College Partner to Bring More Opportunities to Area Students

PICTURED: Somerset Community College Senior Vice President of Academic Affairs Clint Hayes, left, and Lindsey Wilson College President William T.
Lindsey Wilson College Ph.D. Students Make History in ACA Ethics Essay Competition
Academic
03/29/2020

Lindsey Wilson College Ph.D. Students Make History in ACA Ethics Essay Competition

COLUMBIA, KY. -- For the second consecutive year, a team of doctoral students from Lindsey Wilson College won first place in a national ethics essay competition.
LWC Nursing Program Named Among Top 10 in Kentucky
Academic
03/29/2020

LWC Nursing Program Named Among Top 10 in Kentucky

COLUMBIA, KY. -- Lindsey Wilson College’s nursing program has been named one of the top 10 nursing schools in Kentucky.
LWC Extends Online Learning For the Rest of Semester As CDC Recommends New Guidelines In Fight Against Coronavirus
Academic
03/18/2020

LWC Extends Online Learning For the Rest of Semester As CDC Recommends New Guidelines In Fight Against Coronavirus

COLUMBIA, KY. -- Lindsey Wilson College students will take all classes online for the remainder of the semester.
Lindsey Wilson College Will Transition all Coursework to an Online Instruction Format For Two Weeks Citing Concerns Over COVID-19
Academic
03/13/2020

Lindsey Wilson College Will Transition all Coursework to an Online Instruction Format For Two Weeks Citing Concerns Over COVID-19

COLUMBIA, KY. -- Lindsey Wilson College is transitioning face-to-face classes to an online course delivery format for two weeks beginning Monday, March 16, in response to the spread of the coronavirus, also known as COVID-19.
COVID-19 Update from LWC President William T. Luckey Jr.
Campus Life
03/12/2020

COVID-19 Update from LWC President William T. Luckey Jr.

Good afternoon, Lindsey Wilson College as well as the rest of the world is wrestling with a rapidly changing situation in calculating an appropriate response to the coronavirus pandemic.
LWC Freshman Nicholas Miniard Wins 20th-annual Lindsey Idol
Campus Life
02/17/2020

LWC Freshman Nicholas Miniard Wins 20th-annual Lindsey Idol

By Chloe Thomas, LWC PR Assistant LWC Freshman Nicholas Miniard Wins 20th-annual Lindsey Idol  COLUMBIA, KY -- A Lindsey Wilson College freshman won the 20th-annual “Lindsey Idol” Thursday night at V.
LWC Celebrates Sixth Annual Coming of Age Ceremony
Academic
02/03/2020

LWC Celebrates Sixth Annual Coming of Age Ceremony

  Columbia, KY -- Friday, January 31, marked the Sixth Annual Coming of Age Ceremony for international students studying abroad at LWC.
USDA To Make Announcement at LWC
Campus Life
01/28/2020

USDA To Make Announcement at LWC

USDA to Announce the Expansion of Broadband Internet Infrastructure for Rural Kentucky on Wednesday at Lindsey Wilson College  COLUMBIA, KY.
Second LWC Student Dies as Result of Crash, Candlelight Service Planned
Campus Life
01/28/2020

Second LWC Student Dies as Result of Crash, Candlelight Service Planned

A second Lindsey Wilson College student has died as a result of injuries sustained in a car crash that took place Sunday evening, Jan.
Candlelight Service to Remember Fallen Classmate, Teammate
Campus Life
01/23/2020

Candlelight Service to Remember Fallen Classmate, Teammate

COLUMBIA, KY. -- Members of the Lindsey Wilson College community will gather Wednesday evening to remember a student and teammate who died in a car accident on Sunday, Jan.
LWC Campus Kitchen Transitions to Food Recovery Network
Academic
01/22/2020

LWC Campus Kitchen Transitions to Food Recovery Network

  Lindsey Wilson College has joined forces with the Food Recovery Network and their efforts to fight hunger and food waste.
Lindsey Wilson College Releases Fall 2019 Dean's and President's Lists
Academic
01/13/2020

Lindsey Wilson College Releases Fall 2019 Dean's and President's Lists

The Dean’s and President’s Lists have been released for the fall 2019 semester at Lindsey Wilson College.
LWC Confers 368 Degrees at Winter Commencement Ceremony
Academic
12/17/2019

LWC Confers 368 Degrees at Winter Commencement Ceremony

COLUMBIA, KY., -- Sharon Archey of Columbia began participating in theatre productions at Lindsey Wilson College long before enrolling as a student.
LWC Bonner Scholars Lead Coats for Kids Drive
Academic
12/12/2019

LWC Bonner Scholars Lead Coats for Kids Drive

                  COLUMBIA, KY - More than 50 Adair County children will have a warmer winter thanks to the work of two Lindsey Wilson College students.
Lindsey Wilson College’s 110th Commencement Ceremony Will Be Held Saturday Morning
Academic
12/11/2019

Lindsey Wilson College’s 110th Commencement Ceremony Will Be Held Saturday Morning

COLUMBIA, Ky. -- Lindsey Wilson College will award 368 degrees, Saturday, Dec.
Third-Annual Student-Faculty Game Brings LWC Community Together
Campus Life
11/14/2019

Third-Annual Student-Faculty Game Brings LWC Community Together

  COLUMBIA, KY. -- Lindsey Wilson College students, faculty and staff hit the court for friendly competition and a good cause on Thursday evening.
LWC Honors Veterans During the 17th-annual Veterans Appreciation Luncheon
Alumni
11/11/2019

LWC Honors Veterans During the 17th-annual Veterans Appreciation Luncheon

COLUMBIA, KY - More than 130 area veterans and their guests were honored Friday at the 17th-annual Lindsey Wilson College Veterans Appreciation Luncheon held in the Roberta D.
Lindsey Wilson College To Hold 17th Annual Veteran's Appreciation Luncheon on Friday, Nov. 8
Alumni
11/07/2019

Lindsey Wilson College To Hold 17th Annual Veteran's Appreciation Luncheon on Friday, Nov. 8

COLUMBIA, KY - The Lindsey Wilson College community will hold its 17th Annual Veterans Appreciation Luncheon tomorrow, Friday, Nov.
29 Students Receive White Coats and Formally Welcomed into Lindsey Wilson College Nursing Program
Academic
09/30/2019

29 Students Receive White Coats and Formally Welcomed into Lindsey Wilson College Nursing Program

COLUMBIA, KY - The science and art of nursing was extolled Friday evening at Lindsey Wilson College as the latest cohort of nurses was accepted into the college's nursing program.
LWC's Malvina Farkle Day Celebrates Community, Service
Campus Life
09/27/2019

LWC's Malvina Farkle Day Celebrates Community, Service

Pictured: Lindsey Wilson College freshman Nathan Ray from Greensburg, Ky.
Adair County Native Allan Parnell Sets $1,000,000 Challenge to Benefit LWC Students
Alumni
09/19/2019

Adair County Native Allan Parnell Sets $1,000,000 Challenge to Benefit LWC Students

COLUMBIA, KY. -- Lindsey Wilson College 48-hour campaign to raise $1,000,000 for student scholarship aid will begin next week.
LWC Celebrates Ten Seasons of Football at 88th Homecoming
Alumni
09/18/2019

LWC Celebrates Ten Seasons of Football at 88th Homecoming

COLUMBIA, KY. -- Rhondell Walker II returned to LWC’s campus this weekend to honor a program that helped him realize a lifelong dream.
LWC Honors Its Methodist Heritage With A Day of Celebration
Campus Life
09/18/2019

LWC Honors Its Methodist Heritage With A Day of Celebration

COLUMBIA, KY. -- The Lindsey Wilson College community celebrated its connection to The United Methodist Church on Wednesday, Sept.
LWC To Celebrate Ten Seasons of LWC Football at 2019 Homecoming
Alumni
09/12/2019

LWC To Celebrate Ten Seasons of LWC Football at 2019 Homecoming

Columbia, KY - Lindsey Wilson College will recognize a very special anniversary Sept.
LWC Breaks All-Time Alumni Participation Record
Alumni
09/12/2019

LWC Breaks All-Time Alumni Participation Record

COLUMBIA, KY. -- The alumni of Lindsey Wilson College continue to demonstrate steadfast confidence in their alma mater.
LWC Welcomes the Class of 2023
Campus Life
09/12/2019

LWC Welcomes the Class of 2023

COLUMBIA, KY. -- The Lindsey Wilson College A.
Endowed Scholarship Established For Casey County Students
Alumni
09/11/2019

Endowed Scholarship Established For Casey County Students

COLUMBIA, KY. -- Annette Reynolds beloved mother always understood the importance of education and wanted to earn a college degree but financial restraints kept her from pursuing her dream.
Graduates of LWC’s Nursing Program Post 100 Percent Pass Rate on National Nursing Exam
Academic
09/11/2019

Graduates of LWC’s Nursing Program Post 100 Percent Pass Rate on National Nursing Exam

COLUMBIA, KY. -- For the first time in program history, Lindsey Wilson College nursing graduates posted a 100 percent pass rate on the NCLEX-RN national licensure examination for the academic year 2018-19, marking a milestone for LWC’s baccalaureate nursing program.
New Student Orientation Days Welcome the Class of 2023 to LWC
Academic
05/30/2019

New Student Orientation Days Welcome the Class of 2023 to LWC

COLUMBIA, Ky. -- Less than three weeks after closing the 2018-19 school year, Lindsey Wilson College welcomed the first installment of the Class of 2023.
Longtime Educator Philip Yoho Named Director of Graduate Business Studies at Lindsey Wilson College
LWC Online
05/16/2019

Longtime Educator Philip Yoho Named Director of Graduate Business Studies at Lindsey Wilson College

Pictured: Longtime educator Philip Yoho has been named Director of Graduate Business Studies at Lindsey Wilson College.
LWC Awards 645 Degrees to the Class of 2019 at 109th Commencement Ceremony
Academic
05/15/2019

LWC Awards 645 Degrees to the Class of 2019 at 109th Commencement Ceremony

Pictured: Biology education graduate Carlyn Causey from Columbia, Ky.
LWC to Award 234 Degrees During the 2019 Spring Commencement Ceremony, Businesswoman Bunny Parnell to be Honored
Academic
05/07/2019

LWC to Award 234 Degrees During the 2019 Spring Commencement Ceremony, Businesswoman Bunny Parnell to be Honored

COLUMBIA, KY - Lindsey Wilson College will award 234 degrees on May 11 at its 109th commencement ceremony.
450 Attend International Marketplace at LWC
Academic
04/29/2019

450 Attend International Marketplace at LWC

  More than 450 students, faculty, staff and community members attended the college's International Marketplace on Friday in the Doris and Bob Holloway Health & Wellness Center at Lindsey Wilson College.
Lindsey Wilson College Ph.D. Students Take First Place in ACA Ethics Essay Competition
Academic
04/25/2019

Lindsey Wilson College Ph.D. Students Take First Place in ACA Ethics Essay Competition

Pictured: Three students from LWC’s Doctorate of Philosophy in Counselor Education & Supervision Program earned national recognition by placing first in an ethics essay competition hosted by the American Counseling Association.
Kennedy Selbe Named 2019 Newman Civic Fellow
Academic
04/12/2019

Kennedy Selbe Named 2019 Newman Civic Fellow

Lindsey Wilson College junior Kennedy Selbe was recently named a 2019 Campus Compact Newman Civic Fellow.
LWC Students Win Awards at Southeastern Recreation Research Conference
Academic
03/29/2019

LWC Students Win Awards at Southeastern Recreation Research Conference

LWC STUDENTS WIN AWARDS AT SOUTHEASTERN RECREATION RESEARCH CONFERENCE   Columbia, KY.
International Day of Cultural Awareness and Diversity Held at ACMS
Academic
03/21/2019

International Day of Cultural Awareness and Diversity Held at ACMS

  Students at Adair County Middle School in Columbia, KY got a unique opportunity on Thursday.
Water Beneath Our Feet Presentation
Academic
02/25/2019

Water Beneath Our Feet Presentation

Fourth Annual Coming of Age Ceremony Held at LWC
Campus Life
01/28/2019

Fourth Annual Coming of Age Ceremony Held at LWC

Pictured: From left -- Keiko Kimura, Saya Fukuda, Nanami Kawajiri, Keina Kotani, Mayor of Columbia Pamela Hoots, Hanayo Kawasumi, Shiori Abe and Tomomi Onoda.
LWC Employee Named KCA Outstanding College & Career Counselor of the Year
LWC Online
01/28/2019

LWC Employee Named KCA Outstanding College & Career Counselor of the Year

Pictured: KCA President Micca Ratliff, left, presents LWC Regional Enrollment Director Cheryl Boger, with the Outstanding College & Career Counselor of the Year Award at the 2018 KCA Conference.
LWC Nursing Receives Accreditation Renewal from the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Academic
01/14/2019

LWC Nursing Receives Accreditation Renewal from the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education

The Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) announced the Lindsey Wilson College Bachelor of Science in Nursing program has met their accreditation standards.
Lindsey Wilson College Education Program Recognized for National Excellence in Educator Preparation
Academic
01/11/2019

Lindsey Wilson College Education Program Recognized for National Excellence in Educator Preparation

The Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) announced earlier this month that the Lindsey Wilson College education division is now one of only 196 providers in the United States and Puerto Rico to receive accreditation for their educator preparation programs.
LWC Graduates 411, Awards First Ph.D. at 2018 Winter Commencement
Academic
12/19/2018

LWC Graduates 411, Awards First Ph.D. at 2018 Winter Commencement

COLUMBIA, KY. -- Guests in attendance at Lindsey Wilson College’s winter commencement ceremony on Saturday witnessed history in the making.
Second-Annual Student-Faculty Game Brings LWC Community Together
Academic
12/19/2018

Second-Annual Student-Faculty Game Brings LWC Community Together

Story by LWC Student Intern Kia Milam Pictures by LWC News writer and Photographer Mariah Beasley COLUMBIA, KY.
Bonner Program Donates Winter Coats to Local Children
Academic
12/13/2018

Bonner Program Donates Winter Coats to Local Children

COLUMBIA, KY -- A group of Lindsey Wilson College students helped ensure that area children will keep warm this winter.
LWC to Grant First Doctorate Degree on Saturday
Academic
12/11/2018

LWC to Grant First Doctorate Degree on Saturday

Lindsey Wilson College will make academic history on Saturday, December 15.
More Than 500 Area Residents Attend Eighth-annual LWC Christmas Carnival
Campus Life
12/04/2018

More Than 500 Area Residents Attend Eighth-annual LWC Christmas Carnival

COLUMBIA, KY- More than 500 area residents attended the eighth-annual Lindsey Wilson College Christmas Carnival in the Doris and Bob Holloway Health & Wellness Center on Saturday.
Lindsey Wilson College to Celebrate Students' Success During Academic Celebration Week
Academic
12/03/2018

Lindsey Wilson College to Celebrate Students' Success During Academic Celebration Week

COLUMBIA, Ky. -- Lindsey Wilson College will devote a week to celebrating the academic and artistic talents of students beginning Monday, Dec 3.