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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. 


  • Student Life Awards recognizes leadership and co-curricular activities

    Apr 20, 2017
    Lander University recently recognized its co-curricular standouts for the 2016-17 academic year. Hosted by the division of Student Affairs, the annual Student Life Awards is an evening of celebration honoring the achievements of Lander's finest student leaders.
  • Ribbon Cutting for 2nd Lander Habitat Home

    Apr 19, 2017
    Greenwood resident Kathy Ouzts cuts the ceremonial ribbon to her new Habitat home during a brief ceremony on the Lander University campus on Wednesday, April 19.
  • Lander seniors to be honored at year’s last art show

    Apr 19, 2017
    Art lovers of all kinds are expected to show up April 20 for the reception of Lander University’s annual senior arts exhibition. The reception is open to the public from 5-7 p.m. at the Monsanto Art Gallery, and the 70-plus-piece exhibition, entitled “Mindful Moments,” will run through May 6 and serve as a grand send-off for all 16 graduating arts students.
  • 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).