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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. 


  • Finis Horne, the Father of Lander Athletics, passes away

    Jun 06, 2013
    Finis Horne, Lander University's longtime men's basketball coach and athletics director, passed away Sunday morning at his home. He was 77.
  • Lander University announces tuition and fee increases for 2013-2014

    Jun 06, 2013
    During their recent quarterly meeting, Lander University Board of Trustees members voted to approve increases to university tuition and fees for the 2013-2014 academic year. The adjustment included a 3.15 percent increase in tuition.
  • Students graduate from Lander's Honors International Program

    Jun 05, 2013
    Seven Lander University students were honored recently as graduates of the university's Honors International Program (HIP). They are the last group to complete the program whose components have been folded into Lander's new Honors College, which will admit students for the fall semester.
  • Lander students honored for co-curricular service

    Jun 05, 2013
    Lander University recently recognized its co-curricular standouts for the 2012-13 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 spring semester.
  • Lander honors top Science and Mathematics scholars at annual awards ceremony

    Jun 04, 2013
    More than 50 Lander University students were recently honored for their scholastic accomplishments during the 2012-13 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 honors top College of Education scholars at annual awards ceremony

    Jun 04, 2013
    More than 50 Lander University students were recently honored for their scholastic accomplishments during the 2012-13 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 honors top Business and Public Affairs scholars at annual awards ceremony

    Jun 04, 2013
    More than 50 Lander University students were recently honored for their scholastic accomplishments during the 2012-13 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 honors top Arts and Humanities scholars at annual awards ceremony

    Jun 04, 2013
    More than 50 Lander University students were recently honored for their scholastic accomplishments during the 2012-13 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 University students earn Who's Who recognition

    Jun 03, 2013
    The names of 14 Lander University students will be included in the 2013 edition of Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges, one of the most highly regarded and long-standing honors programs in the nation.
  • Lander Trustees to meet June 5

    Jun 03, 2013
    The next meeting of the Lander University Board of Trustees is scheduled for 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 5, in the F. Mitchell Johnson Board Room. The Executive Committee will meet at 9 a.m. that day in the Johnson Board Room, and the following standing committees will meet at 10 a.m.