Tennessee Mass Choir/students to perform at LOC Sunday

Tennessee Mass Choir/students to perform at LOC Sunday

The Tennessee Mass Choir, under the direction of Grammy award winning music producer Jason Clark, will headline this year’s annual LOC Sunday, set for April 23 at Brown Missionary Baptist Church, 7600 Swinnea Road in Southaven, Miss. The event also will feature performances by the LOC Concert and Gospel choirs. Former Hallelujah 95.7 FM radio personality Michael Adrian Davis will host the event.

Freshmen receive accolades/advice during ceremony

Freshmen receive accolades/advice during ceremony

Freshman students received awards and advice during the third annual Freshman Seminar declaration of major award ceremony April 5 in the Bruce Hall/Johnson gymnasium. Each division chair and a student representative expounded on their division and welcomed the rising sophomores into their divisions.

Rev. Jesse Jackson spotlights restoration of local black hospital

Rev. Jesse Jackson spotlights restoration of local black hospital

Civil rights activist Rev. Jesse Jackson addressed hundreds April 3 during an event designed to raise awareness about the importance of health care in the black community.  About 20 LeMoyne-Owen College students accompanied LOC President Andrea Lewis Miller to the event, held at Mount Olive CMC Church.

Student leaders display talents at Nubian Extravaganza

Student leaders display talents at Nubian Extravaganza

Students competing for leadership positions took the first step in securing their titles at the Nubian Extravaganza, held Mar. 30 in the Little Theater.

The People’s Grocery Lynching 125 years later

The People’s Grocery Lynching 125 years later

Student leaders of the college's Kashmir Society joined local historians to participate in a commemoration ceremony and march today marking the 125th anniversary of the People’s Grocery Lynching. Ministers, local residents and students from Christian Brothers High School at Sacramento attended the event, held at Second Congregational Church on Walker Ave. Participants learned the story of three African-American store owners – Calvin Mcdowell, Thomas Moss, and Will Stewart of then Peoples Grocery -- who were taken from the Shelby County jail and killed in March of 1892.

Recent articles
No Comments / Read More
CrystalWest

Alumna offers solutions to education crisis

This year’s African American History Month speaker challenged students and faculty to move past the familiar question, “What do you want to be when you grow up?” Instead, the more helpful questions should be, “Who

No Comments / Read More
7words

7 Women 7 Words

LOC English Professor DiAnne Malone, along with six other panelists, hosted a book launch Dec. 3 at Jack Robinson Gallery in downtown Memphis. The panel of authors discussed contributions to the book, 7 Women 7

Lady Magicians’ losing streak continues

After a successful debut in the October Alumni Game in Bruce Hall Gymnasium, some wondered “What happened to the Lady Magicians?” They haven’t won a game since. After being 0-8 in preseason games, they kicked off

Students engage in pre-registration event

Students took advantage of a pre-registration event Dec. 5 to ensure they secured needed classes for next semester. The office of Academic Affairs coordinated the event held in the student center. Jennifer Moore, coordinator of

Can the Magicians repeat the success of 2016?

After going all the way to the championship game last season, the Magicians were held to extremely high expectations by the college and by the fans. So for this season, they have fallen short. So

Pages:«1234567...43»