Darryl Strawberry to speak at HLGU’s 75th Annual Booster Banquet

by Rebecca Sneed Hannibal-LaGrange University is excited to announce Darryl Strawberry as the keynote speaker for the 75th annual Booster Banquet to be held Friday, November 11, 2016. Strawberry is a former Major League Baseball right fielder, known for his fearsome home run hits and intimidating 6’6″ presence in the batter’s box. During his 17-year …

HLGU Celebrates Nursing Pinning

by Rebecca Sneed Hannibal-LaGrange University’s Craigmiles School of Nursing celebrated their annual Associate of Science in Nursing pinning ceremony on Friday, May 6, at 7 pm. Thirty-one ASN students and two BSN students crossed the stage to be congratulated by the nursing faculty and receive their pin. “A nursing pin is traditionally presented to new …

HLGU PN Program Celebrates 53rd Annual Capping Ceremony

Twenty-seven practical nursing students were honored at a luncheon and capping service on Thursday, May 12, 2016 at Fiddlestik’s Restaurant in Hannibal, MO. These twenty-seven practical nursing students have completed the first 38 weeks of the 52 week program. Although this represents the 53rd capping ceremony for this practical nursing program, this is the fourth …

Tuition Reduction for Summer Online Undergrad Courses

by Carolyn Carpenter Five reasons to sign up today! Hannibal-LaGrange University is pleased to announce reduced tuition for its summer online undergraduate courses. “All 2016 summer online courses will be just $199 per credit hour. This is almost half of our normal online rate,” stated Dr. Jill Arnold, graduate and online division director. Additional charges …

HLGU Celebrates Commencement

by Rebecca Sneed Beautiful weather reflected the bright spirits of more than 200 graduates as they walked across the stage in ceremonial regalia to shake the hand of HLGU’s President, Dr. Anthony Allen, and receive their diplomas on Saturday, May 7. Among this year’s graduates was the first class to complete HLGU’s new Master of …

$10,000 Regional Scholarship Area Expanded

by Rebecca Sneed Apply now! Hannibal-LaGrange University’s $10,000 Regional High School Scholarship area has been broadened to include all schools within a 50-mile radius of the University. The HLGU Regional High School Scholarship is available to current high school and homeschool seniors. To be eligible, the student must be a senior attending a high school …

HLGU Business Professor Celebrates Retirement

by Rebecca Sneed Hannibal-LaGrange University’s Assistant Professor of Business, Mr. Jerry Allen, is retiring. A native Hannibalian, Mr. Allen received his Associate of Arts from Hannibal-LaGrange in 1972, back when it was still a two-year institution. He went on to complete a Bachelor of Science degree at Culver-Stockton in 1974. Subsequently he earned an M.B.A. …

HLGU Nursing Students Present Change Projects

by Rebecca Sneed Hannibal-LaGrange University’s second year nursing students presented their annual Change Projects at Hannibal Regional Hospital on Monday and Tuesday, May 2-3. These change projects are based on student observations and interests in areas of healthcare they feel could be added to or improved. All of the projects are developed using evidence-based nursing …