LINCOLN UNIVERSITY, PA – Lincoln alumnus Takeyah Young ’99 was recently named Interim Director of Alumni Relations for Lincoln University. Young, who assumed her role on June 1, replaced Rita Dibble, who departed the position to become Assistant Vice President for Advancement at Mansfield University.
LINCOLN UNIVERSITY, PA – The Lincoln University Board of Trustees named Dr. Richard Green to serve as interim president of the university at its annual meeting on April 18. He will assume the role effective July 1.
The University has received a number of inquiries concerning the Google Maps platform that was linked to racial slurs directed at President Barack Obama, the White House, and Historically Black Colleges & Universities (HBCUs), including Lincoln University. News of the Google offense prompted a spirited discussion on New York City’s Hot 97 – FM morning show. During the discussion, co-host Peter Rosenberg referred to Lincoln as a “surprisingly quiet” HBCU and opined that Lincoln is not very well known.
LINCOLN UNIVERSITY, PA – Philadelphia community development leader and lead pastor of Dare to Imagine Church in Philadelphia, Rev. Kevin R. Johnson, Ed.D., urged the more than 375 undergraduate and graduates students today to never settle and “flap their wings” like eagles during Lincoln University’s 156th Commencement Address.
Lincoln University English Professor Dr. J.K. Van Dover recently won the 2015 George N. Dove Award for outstanding contributions to the serious study of mystery, detective and crime fiction from the Mystery and Detective Fiction Caucus of the Popular Culture Association.
LINCOLN UNIVERSITY, PA – Lincoln University approved a new Pan-Africana Studies major recently – among the first of its kind to include options for Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) and professional concentrations beginning Fall 2015.
Commencement is Friday, May 8, 2015 – Find general commencement information for graduates, commencement speaker, commencement honorary degree recipient, parking, directions and frequently asked commencement questions.