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state treasurer with students
state treasurer with students

Lander University students recently met with S.C. State Treasurer Curtis Loftis in his Columbia office to talk about state government and politics.

Thursday, May 26, 2016
baseball team celebrates victory
baseball team celebrates victory

Lander relief pitcher Brandon White recorded a swing-and-miss for the game's final out, threw both his glove and cap in the air, was tackled on the mound by catcher John Mangum, and the rest of the Bearcats quickly joined in for yet another celebratory NCAA Southeast Regional Championship dog pile.

Tuesday, May 24, 2016
Monique Sacay-Bagwell
Monique Sacay-Bagwell

After more than 30 years as a stage actress and director, Lander University Professor of Theatre Monique Sacay-Bagwell has shifted her talents to a new pursuit. When she is not teaching or involved in a theatre production, she performs off stage, behind a microphone as a voice-over artist, narrating audio books.

Tuesday, May 17, 2016
Margaret Sheibler
Margaret Sheibler

Lander University alumna Margaret Lander Scheibler, of Due West, celebrated her 104th birthday recently, and she was treated to a special gathering at The Lander Foundation and Alumni Center to celebrate the occasion. As she walked through the front entrance on the arm of her nephew, Robert Lander, of Abbeville, a large group of people waiting inside greeted her with applause.

Tuesday, May 17, 2016
lander tower
lander tower

Five students were honored recently when Lander University’s William Preston Turner School of Nursing held its annual Nursing Recognition Ceremony as a prelude to the university’s spring graduation.

Monday, May 16, 2016
lander tower and gazebo
lander tower and gazebo

Lander University will offer a special course beginning July 15 and continuing through Aug. 5 for high school students who plan to take the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) scheduled for next fall.

Thursday, May 12, 2016
students using a microscope
students using a microscope

Lander University is accepting applications for Duke Energy’s 2016 Summer Institute at Lander, featuring science and computer programs for students in grades five through 12. The enrichment program is sponsored by a grant from Duke Energy and offers talented students a challenging educational experience with opportunities for fun and a taste of life at Lander.

Thursday, May 12, 2016
John Few speaks at commencement
John Few speaks at commencement

On Saturday, April 30, Lander University conducted its 153rd commencement ceremony, conferring bachelor’s and master’s degrees upon the 283 members of the spring Class of 2016.

Tuesday, May 10, 2016
Mary Frances Poole Alston Award winner
Mary Frances Poole Alston Award winner

Dr. Leslie MacTaggart Myers, associate professor of nursing in Lander University’s William Preston Turner School of Nursing, has received The Mary Frances Poole Alston Award, which is presented to a faculty or staff member who provides visibility for Lander throughout the state of South Carolina, the United States and the world.

Monday, May 9, 2016
Tyler Brady
Tyler Brady

Last week, Tyler Brady accomplished two goals. She graduated from Lander University with a degree in interdisciplinary studies, and she walked across the stage to receive it.

Thursday, May 5, 2016

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