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Lander News & Announcements

From breaking news and announcements, to feature profiles on our programs, students, alumni, faculty and staff, the News and Announcements page has all the information on Lander that you need. 

  • Lander to celebrate students' academic achievements

    Apr 19, 2017
    The Lander community is invited to attend the Academic Awards Ceremony on Monday, April 24, from 1:00-2:15 p.m. in the Josephine B. Abney Cultural Center Auditorium.
  • Transfer Week Coming to Lander

    Apr 13, 2017
    Transfer Week is coming to Lander University April 17-21.
  • Lander Psychology Students Earn Third Place for Horror Film Research

    Apr 12, 2017
    Three Lander University students won third place in the student poster competition for their research on how watching horror films relates to a person’s personality.
  • Lander University Alumni week – all graduates urged to join in

    Apr 11, 2017
    Whether it’s enjoying a tasty breakfast with co-workers, taking a campus tour, or reconnecting with old college friends at a Bearcat baseball game or a reunion dinner, all former Lander graduates are urged to come back to school this spring for the university’s annual alumni week.
  • Severe Weather Information

    Apr 05, 2017
    The threat of severe weather is moving into our region once again, with two rounds expected in the Upstate area this morning through the evening hours.
  • Lander University names Kim English as new Vice President for Advancement

    Mar 30, 2017
    Kim English, a Florida native and veteran of higher education advancement, alumni relations and marketing, has been tapped as Lander University’s next Vice President for University Advancement and Executive Director of The Lander Foundation.
  • Lander University Equestrian Center uses horse therapy for veterans battling PTSD

    Mar 26, 2017
    Lander University is evaluating an equine-therapy pilot program that focuses on a holistic approach that helps with the healing process of mental health disorders. Herd2Human uses activities such as horse interaction, meditation, intuitive writing and talk circles. The university is considering offering the equine-therapy program as a community outreach for veterans suffering from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD).
  • Runners light up awareness for autism

    Mar 23, 2017
    The 4th Annual Light Up for Autism 5k sent competitors dashing across the grassy start line of the soccer field at Lander University's May Sports Complex
  • Beta Gamma Sigma inducts twenty-four

    Mar 22, 2017
    Twenty-three Lander students and one alum became official members of an international honor society during a formal induction ceremony held by Lander University's chapter of Beta Gamma Sigma.
  • Two Lander students place in 2017 PBC Art Exhibition

    Mar 21, 2017
    Lander University senior Sammantha Bailey and freshman Stacie Lazo took two of the top honors in the third annual 2017 Peach Belt Conference Arts Exhibition. The virtual exhibition, open to all students from the PBC’s eight schools, featured 73 pieces that included ceramics, digital art, drawing, installation, painting, printmaking, public art and sculpture.