LeMoyne-Owen releases new App

LeMoyne-Owen releases new App

​The college's first app was released this week, several days before the scheduled Nov. 1 release date.  The app is designed for convenience, said Daphne Thomas, director of Public Relations.  It contains features that will allow students to complete multiple functions, such as request transcripts, reserve venues on campus for an activity and complete financial aid forms. ​ Thomas said the app will be enhanced over time as she determines which functions are being used and which aren't. ​The app is available in the Google Play Store and Apple Store.

Fagin Lecture Set for Nov. 14

Fagin Lecture Set for Nov. 14

Noted art lecturer Earnestine Jenkins will be this year's Fagin lecturer, set for 11 a.m., Nov. 14 at Metropolitan Baptist Church. Jenkins, art professor and visual culture historian at the University of Memphis, has produced numerous manuscripts and research projects, including "19th century Memphis: from Emancipation to Jim Crow."

Concert Choir Surprises Academic Affairs

Concert Choir Surprises Academic Affairs

Students of the Concert Choir surprised members of Academic Affairs Thursday with songs of thanks for their new uniforms. Dr. Cheryl Golden requested the uniforms for the choir, but said she was shocked when they showed up to sing donning the black and white tuxedos and dresses.

TV anchor advises students to finish well

TV anchor advises students to finish well

The most important thing in life is to finish well, WREG-TV anchor April Thompson told inductees to Alpha Kappa Mu honor society April 8 in an address meant to inspire. “As you begin your career, you will face many things; you will be challenged, praised, critiqued and criticized,” she said.  “What you do now and the years to come will have a lasting impact on someone’s life. It is a new way of thinking long term. It is not just looking at the present and thinking about the future but also making sure that when you finish, you finish well.”

White House official  encourages a focus  on education

White House official encourages a focus on education

The White House official who is leading President Obama’s initiative to increase enrollment at historically black colleges and universities focused on the success of black males, saying they need to know that their lives are not all about negativity and that, with their prime focus on education, the sky is the limit for them. Dr. Ivory Toldson, deputy director of the White House Initiative on HBCUs, visited LeMoyne-Owen College April 24 to discuss historically black colleges and the achievement gap, seeding success for black male students.

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LeMoyne-Owen releases new App

​The college’s first app was released this week, several days before the scheduled Nov. 1 release date.  The app is designed for convenience, said Daphne Thomas, director of Public Relations.  It contains features that will allow students

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Fagin Lecture Set for Nov. 14

Noted art lecturer Earnestine Jenkins will be this year’s Fagin lecturer, set for 11 a.m., Nov. 14 at Metropolitan Baptist Church. Jenkins, art professor and visual culture historian at the University of Memphis, has produced numerous manuscripts

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  Security director Anita Philips warned students about vandalizing dorm property during a recent dorm meeting in the Little Theater. Philips said there were several vandalism cases, resulting in some students being expelled. Students threw jelly on the

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Concert Choir Surprises Academic Affairs

Students of the Concert Choir surprised members of Academic Affairs Thursday with songs of thanks for their new uniforms. Dr. Cheryl Golden requested the uniforms for the choir, but said she was shocked when they

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