Wednesday, Jul 17, 2002

The Deadline to Apply is July 31

Lincoln University, a premier, nationally ranked institution of higher education, is seeking applications for its annual Amos Scholarship Award in Music for the 2002-2003 academic year.

To be eligible, applicants must be instrumental music majors or minors at the University; students who have exhibited significant musical talent, academic achievement (2.75 grade point average minimum), and high potential for an exemplary career in music. The annual award is at least $500.

Tuesday, Jun 18, 2002

Dr. Grant D. VenerableLINCOLN UNIVERSITY, PA – Dr. Grant D. Venerable, II, provost and vice president for Academic Affairs for Morris Brown College in Atlanta, Ga., and who has many years of experience as a chemist and college administrator, is the new vice president for Academic Affairs for Lincoln University. He started June 15, 2002.

Friday, Jun 07, 2002

Lincoln University, Philadelphia’s Lincoln High School, and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Christie Whitman today (June 7, 2002) announced a new, innovative environmental educational partnership of the University, Philadelphia Academies, Inc., and the EPA.

Friday, Apr 26, 2002

University also will Award Honorary Degrees to Four Distinguished Leaders: 

  • Dr. Na'im Akbar, an Internationally Renowned Psychologist, Author and Orator 

  • Roderick L. Ireland, a 1966 Lincoln Graduate, and Associate Justice of the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court 

  • Manuel Rivero (Posthumously), Lincoln University Professor Emeritus, Founder of Lincoln's Department of Health, Recreation and Physical Education 

Thursday, Apr 04, 2002

Lincoln to Start Summer Language Program

Suzuno Asanumo, student coordinator of KCP International Language Institute, in Tokyo, Japan will visit Lincoln University from April 4-12, 2002, to discuss Lincoln's intensive Japanese language program with University faculty staff, and students.

Monday, Mar 18, 2002

Lincoln University will showcase its campus to prospective students and their parents during the University's Annual Spring Open House on Friday, March 22, from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Prospective undergraduate students and their parents are invited to tour the campus, learn about Lincoln's academic and financial aid programs and meet the faculty and students. Space is limited. To reserve a place contact the Office of Admissions at 1-800-790-0191.

According to 1999-2000 data compiled by the U.S. Department of Education, Lincoln ranks:

Monday, Mar 18, 2002

Dr. Horace C. BoyerLINCOLN UNIVERSITY, PA - Noted music scholar Dr. Horace C. Boyer, professor emeritus of Music Theory and African-American Music at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, will speak at Lincoln University on Wednesday, March 20 in the Mary Dod Brown Memorial Chapel at 4 p.m. Sponsored by the Amos Lecture Series Committee, this event is free and open to the public.

Friday, Mar 08, 2002

Keynote Speaker is Dr. N. Joyce Payne, Director, Office for the Advancement of Public Black Colleges, National Association of State Universities and Land-Grant Colleges

Lincoln University, which has earned a national reputation for its distinguished role in higher education, will recognize its undergraduate students for their high academic achievements at the annual Student Honors Convocation, on Wednesday, March 13, 2002, at 11 a.m., in the main Gymnasium of Manuel Rivero Hall, on the campus in southern Chester County.

Tuesday, Mar 05, 2002

Dr. James H. Cone, a noted theologian, will speak at Lincoln University on Thursday, March 14, at 4 p.m. in the Mary Dod Brown Memorial Chapel. His topic will be "Black Theology and Black Suffering." Dr. Cone is the Charles A. Briggs Distinguished Professor of Systematic Theology at the Union Theological Seminary in New York, N.Y. A book signing in the Chapel's auxiliary hall immediately follows his lecture.

Sponsored by Lincoln's School of the Humanities, the event is free and open to the public.

Tuesday, Feb 19, 2002

Lincoln University President Ivory V. Nelson, who has achieved a national reputation for his distinguished leadership in higher education, including as president of Lincoln – America's first Historically Black University – will be honored at a gala reception at the Philadelphia Museum of Art on Wednesday, February 20, 2002.

The reception, which will be held from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Museum, is being hosted by The Philadelphia Tribune to celebrate the area's most influential Africans Americans and African American leaders of the past year.