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alumni seal

Lander University is preparing to actively promote its annual fund, emphasizing the importance of contributions to help the university deal with challenges stemming largely from steadily shrinking state financial support. The initiative will also enable Lander to increase scholarship assistance and spare graduates from having to face years of paying off student loans.  

Tuesday, August 27, 2013
food service employees eating
food service employees eating

Employees in Lander University's Dining Services took part in a scavenger hunt on Aug. 21 as a way of learning more about the university and finding their way around the campus.

Tuesday, August 27, 2013
Michael Murphy
Michael Murphy

Dr. Michael H. Murphy, assistant professor within the Department of Teacher Education at Lander University in Greenwood, South Carolina, has been selected for a Fulbright Specialists project in Phitsanulok, Thailand, at Naresuan University during October 2013, according to the United States Department of State and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board.

Wednesday, August 21, 2013
officials with rare map
officials with rare map

Retired chemist and friend of Lander John Barnes recently presented the university with a rare land use map created by his father during the Great Depression.

Thursday, August 1, 2013
Lakelands Homebuilder Association representatives
Lakelands Homebuilder Association representatives

Students in Lander University's dual engineering degree program will benefit from a scholarship established by the Lakelands Home Builders Association. Nick Nicholson, executive officer of the Association, said the scholarship is designed to provide financial help to students who would support the construction industry in South Carolina after graduation.

Thursday, August 1, 2013
lander tower and gazebo
lander tower and gazebo

A delegation of Lander University faculty members and administrators are in Thailand for an international conference on Technology and Innovation Development for Sustainability.  The conference is sponsored by Rajamangala University of Technology Phra Nkhon in Bangkok, which is one of Lander's 11 sister institutions of higher education in Thailand, South Korea and China. Lander is also co-sponsoring the event.

Monday, July 15, 2013
Jeff Burkes with students
Jeff Burkes with students

Local students who are attending a forensics camp at Lander University this week are hearing from an expert on a key portion of the subject. 

Thursday, July 11, 2013
Kaitlin Stowe
Kaitlin Stowe

Junior mass communication major Kaitlin Stowe, of Gaston, the reigning Miss Lander  University, and Pasha Franklin, of Columbia, Miss Lander University of 2010, will be among those competing for the crown.

Wednesday, July 3, 2013
students from the University of Incheon in South Korea
students from the University of Incheon in South Korea

Lander University has welcomed a group of 20 students and one staff member from the University of Incheon, in South Korea, who will attend a month-long American Language and Cultural Studies program conducted by Lander.

Wednesday, July 3, 2013
students in Fuji science camp
students in Fuji science camp

Lander University is playing host to young, would-be scientists during the annual Fuji Summer Science and Math Enrichment program. 

Thursday, June 20, 2013

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