HLGU RELEASES SPRING 2017 DEAN’S LIST

Hannibal-LaGrange University has released the names of students who qualified for the Academic Dean’s List for the spring 2017 semester. To qualify for the Dean’s List, the student must maintain a grade point average of 3.5 or higher while carrying a minimum class load of 12 hours. Founded in 1858, Hannibal-LaGrange University is a four-year, …

HLGU EDUCATION PROGRAM RECEIVES HIGHEST RATING IN STATE

Hannibal-LaGrange University’s Elementary Education Program is ranked in the highest tier for teacher preparation by the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE). The Missouri Education Preparation Annual Performance Report (APR) said that performance of the candidates in the program exceeds expectations, giving HLGU a Tier 1 rating. “I am very proud of the teacher …

HLGU Combats Nationwide Teacher Shortage with Certification Program

by Rebecca Sneed Hannibal-LaGrange University’s Master of Science in Education (MSE) degree offers a teaching certification program that can be completed online in two years or less. Despite a nationwide teacher shortage, “Our program is really helping local schools get certified teachers.” said Dr. Jill Arnold, director of graduate and online programs. “The online MSE …

HLGU Releases Fall 2016 Dean’s List

HLGU is proud to release the fall 2016 Dean’s List. To qualify for the Dean’s List, the student must maintain a grade point average of 3.5 or higher while taking 12 credit hours of classes.   First Name Last Name Home City Home State/Country Sarah Abrahamson Cedar Hill MO Silas Acuff Columbia MO Jill Alexander …

ADVANCE Program Spring 2017 Orientations

Hannibal-LaGrange University’s ADVANCE Program has announced spring 2017cohort orientation dates. In Hannibal, orientations will be held at 6 pm in the Burt Administration Building at Hannibal-LaGrange University. Social work orientation will be on Wednesday, January 26 in room 202, with classes beginning on February 23. Criminal justice and business management orientations will be on Tuesday, …

HLGU Begins New School Year

by Rebecca Sneed If you passed by the gates of Hannibal-LaGrange University on Thursday, August 25, most likely you witnessed the arrival of new students to campus. As those anxious new students and sentimental parents drove onto campus, they were greeted by HLGU President Dr. Anthony Allen, and his wife, Stacy. From there, the new …

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. …

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 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 …

ADVANCE Program Open House

by Rebecca Sneed Hannibal-LaGrange University”s ADVANCE Program has announced August open house and cohort orientation dates for the Hannibal and TRC locations. Additionally, the application fee has been waived for the month of August. In Hannibal, an open house is scheduled for Tuesday, August 2, from 3 to 7 pm in room 215 of the …