LWC News


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.
Lindsey Wilson Campus Kitchen Third-Annual Turkey Palooza Allows Students To Give Back
Campus Life
11/19/2018

Lindsey Wilson Campus Kitchen Third-Annual Turkey Palooza Allows Students To Give Back

Lindsey Wilson Campus Kitchen Third-Annual Turkey Palooza Allows Students to Give Back To The Community By LWC PR Intern Kia Milam COLUMBIA, KY.
International Student Programs Hosts Events for International Education Month
Cultural Affairs
11/06/2018

International Student Programs Hosts Events for International Education Month

Columbia, KY -- November is International Education Month (IEM) at LWC.
Lindsey Wilson College Holds 16th Annual Veteran's Appreciation Luncheon
Campus Life
11/06/2018

Lindsey Wilson College Holds 16th Annual Veteran's Appreciation Luncheon

COLUMBIA, KY - The Lindsey Wilson College community will hold the 16th Annual Veterans Appreciation Luncheon beginning at at 11:30amCT on Tuesday, November 13, 2018 in Roberta D.
Lindsey Wilson College Hosts 25th Annual Safe Halloween
Campus Life
10/22/2018

Lindsey Wilson College Hosts 25th Annual Safe Halloween

COLUMBIA, KY - Area children and their family members are invited to the 25th-annual Lindsey Wilson College "Safe Halloween.
Lindsey Wilson College Has Been Named A National College of Distinction
Academic
10/10/2018

Lindsey Wilson College Has Been Named A National College of Distinction

COLUMBIA, KY. -- Lindsey Wilson College has been named a national College of Distinction.
29 Students Receive White Coats and Formally Welcomed into LWC Nursing Program
Academic
10/09/2018

29 Students Receive White Coats and Formally Welcomed into LWC Nursing Program

COLUMBIA, KY - The science and art of nursing was extolled Friday evening, Oct.
Seven Recognized for a “Lifetime Commitment” at LWC’s 87th Homecoming Celebration
Alumni
10/09/2018

Seven Recognized for a “Lifetime Commitment” at LWC’s 87th Homecoming Celebration

COLUMBIA, KY. -- Lindsey Wilson College Director of Alumni Relations Hannah Peck has early memories of growing up on the hill of LWC.
Dr. Robert Reynolds Piano Recital Set For October 21
Academic
10/09/2018

Dr. Robert Reynolds Piano Recital Set For October 21

Dr. Robert Reynolds, professor of music at Lindsey Wilson College, will be performing in concert at Lindsey Wilson College on Sunday, October 21, at 2:00 PM CT in the W.
LWC Nursing Program Announces Seventh Hospital Partnership
LWC Online
10/05/2018

LWC Nursing Program Announces Seventh Hospital Partnership

Lindsey Wilson College and Wayne County Hospital Expand Learning Opportunities to Nurses Pictured: Sitting, left, LWC Director Nursing Emiley Button and Wayne County Hospital CEO Joe Murrell sign a partnership agreement on Oct.
Lindsey Wilson College Begins National Humanities Month Activities
Academic
10/02/2018

Lindsey Wilson College Begins National Humanities Month Activities

October is National Humanities Month and Lindsey Wilson College is providing a plentiful schedule of events to the campus and a few to the community at large.
Seven to be Honored at 87th LWC Homecoming Weekend
Alumni
10/02/2018

Seven to be Honored at 87th LWC Homecoming Weekend

COLUMBIA, KY. -- Five alumni and two longtime friends will be honored during Lindsey Wilson College’s 87th homecoming celebration, Oct.
Lindsey Wilson College Observes Church College Celebration Day
Campus Life
09/20/2018

Lindsey Wilson College Observes Church College Celebration Day

COLUMBIA, KY - The Lindsey Wilson College community celebrated its connection to The United Methodist Church yesterday, September 19th during the annual Church College Celebration Day.
Knoxville Partnerships Provide Seamless Pathway for Community College Students Seeking a Bachelor’s Degree
LWC Online
09/20/2018

Knoxville Partnerships Provide Seamless Pathway for Community College Students Seeking a Bachelor’s Degree

LEFT: Lindsey Wilson College President William T.
Pediatric Oncology Pioneer Wendy B. London to Give Talk at Lindsey Wilson College
Academic
09/18/2018

Pediatric Oncology Pioneer Wendy B. London to Give Talk at Lindsey Wilson College

Community is invited to this free public lecture.
Lindsey Wilson College Gives Day of Service To Community
Academic
09/13/2018

Lindsey Wilson College Gives Day of Service To Community

COLUMBIA, KY - Lindsey Wilson College staff member Alaina Phelps got to see Malvina Farkle Day from a different perspective.
The Chair's $1 Million Challenge is Under Way -- Follow the progress here!
Alumni
09/11/2018

The Chair's $1 Million Challenge is Under Way -- Follow the progress here!

The LWC Board of Trustees and Chair Allan Parnell promises $1,000,000 to LWC if 3,000 donors give to the college, Sept.
LWC Welcomes the Class of 2022
Academic
08/20/2018

LWC Welcomes the Class of 2022

Pictured: Members of the Lindsey Wilson College Class of 2022 gather Saturday afternoon, Aug.
LWC Move-In Day Set for August 18, 2018
Campus Life
08/07/2018

LWC Move-In Day Set for August 18, 2018

COLUMBIA, KY - Columbia's population will increase by almost 25% this weekend as more than 1,100 students are expected to move into the Lindsey Wilson College residence halls for the 2018-19 school year.
Lindsey Wilson College Nursing Department Receives $1000 Grant from The American Association of Colleges of Nursing
Academic
08/07/2018

Lindsey Wilson College Nursing Department Receives $1000 Grant from The American Association of Colleges of Nursing

Lindsey Wilson College Nursing Department Receives $1000 Grant from The American Association of Colleges of Nursing WASHINGTON, D.
Bonner Scholars Receive 2018 Governor's Group Service Award
Campus Life
06/05/2018

Bonner Scholars Receive 2018 Governor's Group Service Award

Pictured: Abby Biddle, LWC Campus Kitchen Program Coordinator, accepts the Governor’s Group Service Award on behalf of the Lindsey Wilson College Bonner Scholars at the 23rd Annual Governor’s Service Awards ceremony held in Frankfort, KY on May 30, 2018.
LWC Nursing & Russell County Hospital Sign Partnership Agreement
LWC Online
05/16/2018

LWC Nursing & Russell County Hospital Sign Partnership Agreement

Pictured: LWC Nursing & Russell County Hospital sign a partnership agreement allowing nurses working full-time to earn an accredited baccalaureate degree in three semesters in an online format, with reduced tuition rate from Lindsey Wilson College.
May 2018 LWC Graduates Encouraged to “Dream Bigger”
Academic
05/15/2018

May 2018 LWC Graduates Encouraged to “Dream Bigger”

Pictured: Former state delegate representing the 2nd House District in the Virginia General Assembly, the Honorable Michael Futrell received an honorary doctorate Saturday, May 12, 2018, from Lindsey Wilson College at the liberal arts college's spring commencement.
LWC to Award 218 degrees at College's 107th commencement
Academic
05/08/2018

LWC to Award 218 degrees at College's 107th commencement

COLUMBIA, KY - Lindsey Wilson College will award 218 degrees May 12 at its 107th commencement ceremony.
Special Statement from LWC: Campus Community Mourns Death of a Student
Campus Life
05/08/2018

Special Statement from LWC: Campus Community Mourns Death of a Student

COLUMBIA, Ky. -- The Lindsey Wilson College community is mourning the death of a junior student-athlete after he was found dead in his dorm room Tuesday morning.
LWC Will Conclude Week of Academic Celebration with Concerts, Performances
Academic
05/02/2018

LWC Will Conclude Week of Academic Celebration with Concerts, Performances

Lindsey Wilson College Devotes a Week to Celebrating the Academic and Artistic Talents of Students Columbia, Ky.
Begley Says LWC is Still Mission-Focused and Stronger Than Ever at 2018 Founders' Day Celebration
Alumni
05/01/2018

Begley Says LWC is Still Mission-Focused and Stronger Than Ever at 2018 Founders' Day Celebration

Pictured: The sixth president of LWC and Chancellor John B.
Lindsey Wilson College International Student Program Seeking Host Families
Cultural Affairs
05/01/2018

Lindsey Wilson College International Student Program Seeking Host Families

Columbia, Ky. - Lindsey Wilson College International Student Programs is looking for area families to participate in LWC's International Friendship Program and serve as host families during the 2018-19 school year.
Eleven Lindsey Wilson College Students Awarded Leadership Awards, Dr. Anne Streeter Named Remarkable Raider
Academic
05/01/2018

Eleven Lindsey Wilson College Students Awarded Leadership Awards, Dr. Anne Streeter Named Remarkable Raider

COLUMBIA, Ky. - Eleven Lindsey Wilson College students were honored Wednesday, April 25, 2018 for their leadership skills and contributions to the LWC community.
Chancellor and Sixth President of LWC John B. Begley To Give Founders' Day Keynote
Alumni
04/24/2018

Chancellor and Sixth President of LWC John B. Begley To Give Founders' Day Keynote

COLUMBIA, Ky. -- The man who was responsible for transforming Lindsey Wilson College from a struggling junior college to one of Kentucky’s most dynamic liberal arts colleges will give the keynote address at this year’s Founders’ Day Celebration.
Faculty and Staff are Honored for Dedication to the College’s Mission
Campus Life
04/19/2018

Faculty and Staff are Honored for Dedication to the College’s Mission

The Lindsey Wilson College community honored its faculty and staff Wednesday, April 18, at the college’s annual Employee Appreciation and Awards Dinner, held in Roberta D.
Six Teams Awarded at 7th Annual Business Concept Competition
Academic
04/18/2018

Six Teams Awarded at 7th Annual Business Concept Competition

Columbia, KY - The LWC Center for Entrepreneurship held it's 7th Annual Business Concept Competition on Tuesday, April 10, 2018, in the Norma & Glenn Hodge Center for Discipleship.