News & Events

Todd Retires after 42 Years

After celebrating his 42nd year of service to Hannibal-LaGrange University, Dr. Richard Todd, professor of physics, will be retiring this summer. “We’re grateful for the many years of excellent service that Dr. Todd gave to Hannibal-LaGrange University,” said Dr. Anthony Allen, HLGU President. “Dr. Todd has always been exemplary in the classroom and in his …

(Read More)


HLGU Celebrates 2018 Commencement

Beautiful weather reflected the bright spirits of 254 graduates as they walked across the stage in ceremonial regalia to shake the hand of Hannibal-LaGrange University President, Dr. Anthony Allen, and receive their diplomas on Saturday, May 5. The greatest joy I have as president is to see our students discover, develop, and demonstrate God’s purpose …

(Read More)


Music Department Spring Concert

Hannibal-LaGrange University invites the community to the free annual music department spring concert on Thursday, April 26, at 7pm in the Roland Fine Arts Center. Performances will be given by the HLGU Concert Choir directed by Lori Scott, and the Clarion Trumpet Choir and HLGU Symphonic Band conducted by John Francis. Several student conductors will …

(Read More)


HLGU News Team Covers Vice President Pence in Competition

Four Hannibal-LaGrange University students from the communication studies department traveled to Nashville, Tennessee on February 26 to attend the National Religious Broadcasters Convention. The NRB convention is a four-day event that connects thousands of Christian communicators including broadcasters, producers, writers, publishers, pastors, artists, and media consultants. The HLGU students attended breakout sessions and movie screenings …

(Read More)


HLGU Presents Highest Award to Bott Radio Network Founders

Hannibal-LaGrange University presented their highest honor, the Trojan Lifetime Christian Service Award to Dick and Sherley Bott and Rich Bott of Bott Radio Network on Wednesday, March 14, during a special chapel service. This is the first award of its kind that HLGU has given, and it carries with it great distinction. The Bible verse …

(Read More)