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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 alumni group plans a festive Hawaiian luau

    Jun 23, 2014
    Lander University’s Cambridge Hall will take on the look and feel of a tropical paradise when the Lander Alumni Association and the Greenwood Tower Club host a Hawaiian luau on Saturday, Aug. 9, from 7 to 10 p.m. The event will raise money for the club’s project fund and Lander’s Alumni Scholarship Fund.
  • STAR III Conference Called a Success

    Jun 19, 2014
    The Small Telescopes and Astronomical Research (STAR) Conference that Lander University recently hosted “went really well,” according to Lander Associate Professor of Chemistry Dr. Lisa Brodhacker, who helped to organize the event.
  • Lander offers course to prepare high school students for SAT

    Jun 17, 2014
    Openings are still available for a class sponsored by Lander University’s Continuing Education office to prepare high school students to take the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT). The class will begin on Monday, July 14.
  • Lander Announces Tuition Increase for 2014-2015

    Jun 17, 2014
    Lander University’s Board of Trustees has approved a 3.15 percent increase in tuition for the 2014-2015 academic year beginning in September. The new tuition for in-state students will be $10,418, an increase of $318. For out-of-state students, tuition goes up $602 to $19,738.
  • Witherspoon Named Lander Distinguished Professor of the Year

    Jun 12, 2014
    The study of history yields an understanding of people, places and events of the past, but Lander University Associate Professor of History Dr. Kevin Witherspoon believes there’s another payoff, too.
  • Lander students honored for co-curricular service

    Jun 04, 2014
    This spring, Lander University recognized its co-curricular standouts for the 2013-14 academic year, presenting the top students and student organizations with special awards for service at the university’s annual Student Life Awards ceremony, held at the conclusion of the semester.
  • Lander presents Academic Awards to top military scholars

    Jun 03, 2014
    More than 50 Lander University students were recently honored for their scholastic accomplishments during the 2013-14 academic year, receiving the top academic discipline and special awards from the university’s four colleges. The awards were presented during Lander’s annual Academic Awards ceremony, held at the conclusion of the spring semester.
  • Lander presents Academic Awards to top scholars in the College of Education

    May 30, 2014
    More than 50 Lander University students were recently honored for their scholastic accomplishments during the 2013-14 academic year, receiving the top academic discipline and special awards from the university’s four colleges. The awards were presented during Lander’s annual Academic Awards ceremony, held at the conclusion of the spring semester.
  • Lander presents Academic Awards to top scholars in the College of Business and Public Affairs

    May 29, 2014
    More than 50 Lander University students were recently honored for their scholastic accomplishments during the 2013-14 academic year, receiving the top academic discipline and special awards from the university's four colleges. The awards were presented during Lander's annual Academic Awards ceremony, held at the conclusion of the spring semester.
  • Lander presents Academic Awards to top scholars in the College of Arts and Humanities

    May 28, 2014
    More than 50 Lander University students were recently honored for their scholastic accomplishments during the 2013-14 academic year, receiving the top academic discipline and special awards from the university’s four colleges. The awards were presented during Lander’s annual Academic Awards ceremony, held at the conclusion of the spring semester.