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2020 Archives


Hines Earns Lander University’s Thayer Award

Lander University Chooses Fekula to Lead College of Business

Lander’s Dean of Nursing Leads by Example in COVID-19 Vaccination Effort

I Am Lander: Emma Jetty Humbled by Job on COVID-19 Frontline of Care

Lander Holds 162nd Commencement

Lander University and Florence-Darlington Technical College Partner to Advance Education

Lander University Confers Degrees to May 2020 Graduates

Lander Researcher Earns Top Award on Study of ‘Intentional Communities’

Lander Trustees to Hold Virtual Meeting Dec. 14

Chapman, Stone Receive Alston Award

Lander Recognizes Staff Members for Excellence in Service

Lander Receives Grant for Race and Identity Dialogue Series

European Studies Minor Debuts at Lander

Lander Faculty, Students Prove Arts Flourish Even in Pandemics


Foundation presents Community Hero award to Lander’s Tommy Tumblin

Lander University’s Annual Ceramics Sale a Hit among Students and Shoppers

Business Students Make Pumpkin Patch for Project Hope

Lander Continues Tree Lighting Tradition

Lander University Presents 2019-20 Faculty Awards

Professor Edward Jackson: A Leader in Montessori Education

Perry Named Mr. Lander

Teacher Cadet Program an Important Conduit for Teachers

Meet Lander University’s Michelle Scott, Human Services Program Coordinator

Lander University Provides Veterans Day Breakfast

Lander University’s Holiday Ceramics Sale Is Nov. 23 - 24

‘Awesome Ride’ for Lander University’s Tommy Claus Is Ending

Self Regional Healthcare Board of Trustees Welcomes New Members

Lander Teacher Educators Contribute to Study of Keys to Student Success

I Am Lander: As Nation Honors Veterans, Military Service Is Part of Life at Lander

Lander University, Abbeville County Schools sign dual enrollment partnership agreement


New Members Named to The Lander Foundation Board of Directors

Lander Foundation Board of Directors to Meet November 5

Lander Political Scientists Participate in Grant on Electoral and Civic Participation

Lander Students Bring Music to Autumn Evening

Legacy of Lander University Softball Player Continues through Scholarship

Lander to Move Foundation, Alumni Offices to Greenwood Building; LUPD to Relocate

Lander Researcher Seeks Participants for Food, Wellness Study

The Lander Art Gallery Hosts Paul Yanko and Enid Williams Exhibit

Lander Foundation Board of Directors Have Special Called Meeting October 14

Lander Trustees to Have Special Called Meeting Oct. 14

Lander University, Technical Colleges Sign Partnership Agreement to Enhance Transfer of Students

Pruitt Joins Lander University Board of Trustees

Dr. Robert Klostermeyer Leads Lander University’s New Paralegal Studies Program

Lander Prepares Students for Annual Career Fair with ‘Resume Express’


Lander University and Tri-County Technical College Partner to Advance Education

From Social Media to Art Exhibit: Lander University’s Doug McAbee Has Starring Role

MSM Program Catching on at Lander

I Am Lander: For Torry Fuller, Attitude Is Everything

Lander Trustees to Hold Virtual Meeting Sept. 15

Lander’s Bear Necessities Food Pantry Is ‘Dream Come True’

Lander University Honors Paul Crutcher with Scholarship

Lander Offers Race and Identity Dialogue Series

Lander University Announces New Public History Emphasis

Lander Students ‘Hit the Books’ with Traditional and Online Instruction

Lander University Announces New Humanities Degree Program


William Preston Turner School of Nursing to Host Accreditation Visit

Lander Offers New Bachelor of Design

Lander Students Enjoy New Dining Options

Move-In Day for Lander Students Stretches across a Week to Ensure Safety

Lander Early Childhood Education Program Ranked Highly

Lander, Food Bank Create Partnership to Address Hunger among College Students

Lander Graduate Joins Search for Coronavirus Vaccine

Lander Introduces New Bachelor’s Degree in International Studies

Lander Unveils New Fine Arts Master’s Degree

Lander College of Business Announces New Programs

Lander Foundation Board of Directors to Meet August 5


Lander University and Horry-Georgetown Technical College Partner to Advance Education

Lander University's College of Business renovates lobby

Lander Graduate Helps Clients to ‘Soar’

Lander Alumnus Examines Critical Role of EMS in Nation’s Lifeline

Lander University’s Orientation Sessions Look Different during COVID-19

Lander’s Emergency Management Influence Reaches Statewide during COVID-19 Battle

Lander Alumna Lisa Britt Plays Integral Role in COVID-19 Management

I Am Lander: Damion Moragne Spreads Message of Positivity

College of Education to Host an Accreditation Visit


Jackson Library Introduces new Discovery Platform

Lander Graduate Carli Enjoys Success as Lighting Designer in Charleston

Lander Foundation Board of Directors to meet June 25

Online Instruction Enters New Phase at Lander University: Adjust. Adapt. Learn.

Lander University announces Freshman Honor Roll for Spring 2020

Lander Names Pilgrim General Education Director

Lander University announces Dean's List for Spring 2020

Lander University announces President’s List for Spring 2020

Lander Adjusts Fall 2020 Academic Calendar

Lander Names First Recipient of Dr. Benjamin E. Mays Endowed Chair

Lander University and Central Carolina Technical College Partner to Advance Education

Lander University’s Jake Powell Continues to Climb COVID-19 Obstacles with Participation in College Student Congress

Plugged In with the Community

Mother and Daughter Endow Biology Scholarship at Lander University

A Message from President Richard Cosentino

Cody Barr wins Thayer Award and other recognition from Lander


A Rewarding Career in Public Relations

Deady Wins Young Faculty Teaching Award

Smith to Lead Veterans Services at Lander

Lander Appoints Fernandez as Chair of Department of Teacher Education

Lander University and Midlands Technical College Partner to Advance Education

Haddad Joins ITS at Lander

Jacob Mitchell of Summerville Presented with Louis Armstrong Jazz Award at Lander

For Lander Athletes, COVID-19 Brought Unexpected ‘Losses and Wins’

Lander Trustees to Meet May 12 via Video Conference

Cleveland Honored as Lander’s Distinguished Professor of the Year

Lander Launches New Degree Program for Health Awareness

TV Broadcast Career Planted by Lander Student Media

Lander University Seeks to Keep Alumni Connected during COVID-19

Lander “Day of Caring” Is Part of Global Day of Philanthropy, May 5


Lander Business Students Inducted into Beta Gamma Sigma

Greenville Technical College and Lander University Partner to Advance Education

Lander University Announces 2020 Academic Award Winners

Lander Recognizes Student Leadership through Online Streaming of Student Life Awards

Lander Introduces New Bachelor of Applied Science in Business Administration Degree

Lander COVID-19 Crisis Fund Assists Students in Need

Lander Nurses, Alumni ‘Run toward the Storm’ of COVID-19

Lander Accepting Applications for New Bachelor’s Degree in Human Services

Gast Named Part-Time Faculty Member of the Year for Lander’s College of Behavioral and Social Sciences

Lander Adds Bachelor’s Degree Program for Paralegal Studies

Lander Student Life Awards Ceremony Goes Virtual

Lander Voice Heard Across the Country

Lander Senior Jake Powell Continues His Congressional Internship Remotely

Lander University’s Emergency Management Program Is Educating Leaders for Times of Crisis, Disaster

Lander Alumnus Takes Nontraditional Approach for Communion at His Church

Lander University’s Joey Plyler to Host Virtual Senior Recital

Lander Chooses New Dean

Lander Foundation Board of Directors to meet April 3

Lander Professor to Publish Book about Jackson Station


An Easy Move to Online Learning: Hester’s Social Media Class Utilizes Facebook Groups for Virtual Meeting Space

Paying it Forward

Communicating from Day One

Lander Foundation Creates Crisis Fund for Students Experiencing Financial Hardships from COVID-19

Lander Cyber Defense Team Impresses

Lander Nursing Students Assemble Care Packages for Homeless

Lander Trustees to Meet Mar. 10

Lander College of Education Involved in Grant with Rice Elementary

Nursing Shortage Draws Recruiters to Lander’s Nursing Career Fair

Lander Class of 1970 Members Enjoy Reunion Dinner

Top Secret Summer


Kappa Sigma Raises Money for Scholarship during Lander University Homecoming

Information Regarding Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Lander Students and Alumni Enjoy Homecoming Week 2020

Lander Recognizes University Supporters at Homecoming

State Senator Recalls Tragedy of Orangeburg Massacre

Lander Students Crown Homecoming King and Queen

Lander Students' Artwork Featured in North Carolina "100 Miles" Exhibit

Lander Business Students Gain Insight from SCBA Banking Professionals

Lander University Campus Dining Will Soon Include Chick-Fil-A

Lander Supporters Donate $40,000 in Honor of University’s 148th Birthday

Student Veteran Receives $5,000 VFW Scholarship

Lander University Announces Dean’s List for Fall 2019

Lander Encourages Supporters to Celebrate Day of Giving in Honor of Its 148th Birthday

Art Exhibit Winners Announced at Lander


Lander University Receives “Transformational” Gift for Its College of Business

Sanger Speaks at Lander

Lander University Announces Fall 2019 Graduates

Lander ROTC Cadets Visit High School

Lander University Announces President’s List for Fall 2019

Lander Marks Martin Luther King, Jr. Day with Special Program

Lander President Elected Chair of Regional Advisory Board

‘Exciting Weekend’ Planned for Lander Homecoming

The SC Jazz Masterworks Ensemble to Present “The Art of the Big Band” on February 1

Lander University Welcomes Back Students for Spring Semester

Lander Named Finalist for NCAA Award of Excellence

Lander Hosts 2020 Legislative Luncheon

Harlem Globetrotters Wow Greenwood Fans

Lander to Celebrate Day of Giving in Honor of Its 148th Birthday

Lander P.A.S.S. Program Called ‘Very Successful’

Lander Recognizes Graduates of Teacher Education Program

Community Invited to Free Concerts at Lander University

Panel to Reflect on the Life of Martin Luther King, Jr.

Lander Exercise Science Program Ranked Highly

Lander University Nursing Graduates Receive Their Pins in Honor of Graduation