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Lincoln University Receives Federal Award for New Agriculture Building

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Lincoln University has been awarded federal funding for construction of a new agriculture building. The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) grant totaling $1,185,117 will be used to build a multipurpose agriculture facility on the University’s main campus. The $1.1 million goes does not require matching funding. According to a press… Continue reading Lincoln University Receives Federal Award for New Agriculture Building

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NAACP President and CEO Derrick Johnson to serve as Keynote Speaker of Lincoln University’s MLK Program

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Lincoln University of Missouri introduces its new discussion series entitled, “A Dream Fulfilled: The Presidential Lecture Series,” an initiative by President Jerald Jones Woolfolk in moving Lincoln as a 21st Century HBCU. This discussion series will begin with the institution’s annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Program. The event will… Continue reading NAACP President and CEO Derrick Johnson to serve as Keynote Speaker of Lincoln University’s MLK Program

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HBCU Chancellor and President Spotlight: Dr. Jerald Jones Woolfolk, President of Lincoln University of Missouri

Every Monday, the HBCU Campaign Fund (HCF) will spotlight a Chancellor or President who currently serves a Historically Black College or University. This initiative recognizes and introduces those individuals who serve our nation HBCUs on a daily basis, changing and educating lives while producing the forthcoming visionary leaders of tomorrow. This week’s Chancellor or President: … Continue reading HBCU Chancellor and President Spotlight: Dr. Jerald Jones Woolfolk, President of Lincoln University of Missouri

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Lincoln University of Missouri to offer new post graduate degree

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – A new program under the Lincoln University School of Graduate Studies will provide students a faster track to licensure as a professional counselor in the state of Missouri. The Education Specialist degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling which was approved by the Lincoln University Board of Curators during their September 2018… Continue reading Lincoln University of Missouri to offer new post graduate degree

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Midwestern HBCUs do exist and has the right to matter

Institutions that were established before the Civil Rights Act of 1964 with the intention of primarily serving the African-American community, Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) became in existence. Currently, there are 100 HBCUs in the United States, including public and private institutions. Majority of these institutions lie in the hard of the south, but… Continue reading Midwestern HBCUs do exist and has the right to matter

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Lincoln University of Missouri announces presidential candidate finalists

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Lincoln University has announced that Dr. William E. Hudson Jr. and Dr. Jerald Jones Woolfolk are the two finalists for the permanent president position on Thursday. According to the News Tribune, the two finalists will visit Jefferson City for interview sessions with faculty and staff, students, alumni, and the community next… Continue reading Lincoln University of Missouri announces presidential candidate finalists

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107 Days of HBCU History – Day 1 – Lincoln University of Missouri

The Kwesi Ronald Harris Division of Historical Records presents its 107 Days of HBCU History initiative that commemorates the founders and values of why historically black colleges and universities are relevant and very vital to the African-American community through its founding missions. The campaign will last for approximately 107 days until each HBCU history is… Continue reading 107 Days of HBCU History – Day 1 – Lincoln University of Missouri