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Terrell and Lola Turner
Terrell and Lola Turner

The TLTurner Group, founded by Lander University alumnus Terrell A. Turner and his wife, Lola Turner, is featured in The New York Times.

Wednesday, June 2, 2021
Estelle Cloete receives her cord for graduation
Estelle Cloete receives her cord for graduation

Graduates of Lander University’s William Preston Turner School of Nursing were recognized during the annual pinning ceremony April 10. The pinning ceremony was followed by an awards presentation, and the ceremony ended with lighting symbolic lamps for each of the graduates.

Tuesday, June 1, 2021
2021 tassel
2021 tassel

Lander University conferred bachelor and master degrees upon 363 students during the University’s 163rd commencement ceremony on May 11, 2021.  Dr. Brenda Kapingidza '15, and Greenwood City Mayor Brandon Smith delivered the keynote addresses during three formal programs held inside Finis Horne Arena.

Monday, May 31, 2021
students on walkway
students on walkway

Lander University has announced that classes for its new Bachelor of Science in Cybersecurity will begin in the fall of 2021.

Thursday, May 27, 2021
Anissa Lawrence
Anissa Lawrence

Anissa Lawrence rolled the dice on her future when she left Las Vegas and made the decision to move across the country to Greenwood.

Wednesday, May 26, 2021
Judith Neufeld speaks to graduates
Judith Neufeld speaks to graduates

Lander University’s College of Education held its annual awards ceremony on Monday, May 10, concluding what Dean Judith Neufeld called “one of the toughest years of our lives.”

Tuesday, May 25, 2021
Orlandria Simpson, Michael Dieterly, and Cole Wise
Orlandria Simpson, Michael Dieterly, and Cole Wise

Digital marketing students at Lander University gained real-world experience working with clients through the Business-College Connection Program and the South Carolina Small Business Development Center. The class took part in the Content Creation Contest, where students’ teams formed different “agencies” and worked with local small businesses to improve their digital marketing strategies and results.

Monday, May 24, 2021
Scott Smith receiving honorary degree
Scott Smith receiving honorary degree

During Lander University’s spring commencement exercises, held on Tuesday, May 11, Baptist Collegiate Minister Scott Smith received an honorary degree from the university that he has called home for 36 years.

Thursday, May 20, 2021
Misty Jameson
Misty Jameson

Dr. Misty L. Jameson, a professor of English and Film Studies, is the recipient of Lander University’s Distinguished Professor award.

Wednesday, May 19, 2021
Lander ROTC
Lander ROTC

Lander University hosted its first Highlander Battalion Dining-Out on Thursday, May 6. Cadets from the Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) of Lander University, Newberry College and Presbyterian College, which comprise the Highlander Battalion, gathered on Lander’s campus to celebrate cadets’ accomplishments and efforts.

Wednesday, May 19, 2021

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