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  • Lander laboratory named in honor of longtime educator

    Dr. Richard Fox, of Greenwood, retired as professor of biology in 2008 ending his 31-year academic career at Lander University, but his name is permanently engraved, not just on the minds of his former students and former colleagues, but also on the laboratory where he did most of his teaching.
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  • International Education Week 'A Great Success'

    Lander University's first observation of International Education Week (IEW) "was a great success," according to Jeff Constant, director of international students and scholar services for the Office of International Programs, which sponsored the event. Constant added, "We hope to build off the energy created this year to make next year even better."
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  • Lander Chamber Strings to have concert Dec. 9

    The Lander University Chamber Strings will wrap up the fall semester with a concert Friday, Dec. 9, at Immanuel Lutheran Church, 501 E. Creswell Avenue in Greenwood. The performance will begin at 7:30 p.m. and is free and open to the public.
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  • Lander Observes Arbor Day

    Lander University marked Arbor Day Friday with the planting of a Franklinia alatamaha on the high ground between the amphitheatre and the rear of Laura Lander Hall.
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  • Lander Trustees to have meeting Dec. 7

    The Lander University Board of Trustees will have a conference call meeting at 9 a.m., Wednesday, Dec. 7., in the F. Mitchell Johnson Board Room of the Carnell Learning Center.
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  • Lander Trustees to meet Dec. 16

    The next meeting of the Lander University Board of Trustees is scheduled for 3 p.m. Friday, Dec. 16, in the F. Mitchell Johnson Board Room of the Carnell Learning Center.
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  • The first female general in S.C. Army National Guard history to deliver Lander commencement address

    Brigadier General Darlene M. Goff, a Lander University graduate and the first woman promoted to general in the history of the South Carolina Army National Guard (SCANG), will deliver the commencement address to 191 degree candidates at Lander's graduation ceremony, Saturday, Dec. 17, at 11 a.m., in the university's Finis Horne Arena.
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  • Fifth Lander student chosen for Washington, D.C., Semester internship

    A knee injury sidelined student-athlete Ryan McNulty, of Jacksonville, Fla., from playing baseball next spring, but he is not wasting time bemoaning his situation. After finding out that he would be unable to play, he turned his attention to an academic opportunity that will take him on the road to the nation's capital beginning in January.
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  • Lander Dancers Fall 2011 Concert Dec. 5 and 6

    The stage is set for the Lander Dance Company's Fall 2011 Concert, which will feature several dance numbers, including one inspired by the much-loved holiday classic, "The Nutcracker."
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  • Lander equestrian team scores five firsts in intercollegiate competition

    Riders from 14 colleges and universities and two alumni divisions competed when Lander University's Equestrian Center hosted its second annual Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA) event on Nov. 19. The schools are in IHSA Zone 5, Region 2. The two-day show featured 19 different competitive events.
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