Missouri State Board of Nursing Five-Year Visit

Hannibal-LaGrange University’s Craigmiles School of Nursing is seeking comments from the public regarding the practical nursing program and the associate degree nursing program in preparation for a five-year visit by the Missouri State Board of Nursing (MSBN). The visit is scheduled on Tuesday and Wednesday, October 4-5, 2016. The purpose of the visit is renewal …

HLGU Receives Riedel Grant for Reading Research

by Rebecca Sneed HLGU received a grant from the Riedel Foundation for phase three of a reading research program called Dig into Reading. This program, led by Dr. Julie Jackson Albee, a professor of education at HLGU, provides summer reading materials to struggling first, second, and third grade students in all five Hannibal elementary schools. …

4 of 7 McCaughey Septuplets Attending HLGU

by Rebecca Sneed Four of the McCaughey septuplets moved into the dorms at HLGU to start their freshman year of college. Nathan, Kelsey, Natalie, and Joel are all excited to begin this new period of life, and Hannibal-LaGrange is equally excited to have them here. Upon their birth, on November 19, 1997, to Kenny and …

HLGU Welcome Week Concert Featuring The Gray Havens

by Rebecca Sneed Hannibal-LaGrange University will be holding a concert featuring The Gray Havens during 2016 Welcome Week festivities. The concert will be held Wednesday, August 31, at 7 pm at the Roland Fine Arts Center. The community is invited to attend this special night of music. Tickets are available for $10 per person. The …

HLGU Celebrates 53rd Practical Nursing Pinning

The fourth annual pinning and graduation ceremony honoring the students of the Hannibal-Lagrange University Practical Nursing Program was held on August 11, 2016 at the Roland Fine Arts Center on the University campus. A class of 26 students received their pins after a 52 week course of study in the program. The HLGU PN Program …

HLGU Prepares for Fall 2016 Semester

by Rebecca Sneed Hannibal-LaGrange University’s new students will be welcomed to campus on Thursday, August 25, from 10 am to 2 pm. As they drive onto the HLGU campus, first-time students will receive a “welcome home” from the president and first lady, Dr. and Mrs. Anthony Allen, at the main gate. Next, the Trojan Army, …

HLGU Receives Photography Equipment Donation

by Rebecca Sneed HLGU recently received a generous donation of camera equipment from the Stallard family of Odin, IL. The equipment belonged to Michael Stallard, an HLGU alum who received a degree in theology from HLGU in 1978. After battling a long illness, Stallard passed away in April 2015. His photography equipment was donated on …

2016 HLGU Trojan Trek 5K Announced

by Rebecca Sneed HLGU’s annual Trojan Trek will be held on Saturday, October 1, 2016. Sponsored by HLGU’s Cross Country and Track & Field teams, the 5k Run/Walk begins at 9 am at the Roland Fine Arts Center. The Trojan Trek course weaves through the HLGU campus, along a couple of city streets, and through …