HLGU Offers New I-Term Over Christmas Break

HLGU students can now register for classes in a new Intersession Term, or I-term, with course dates running from December 11 to January 7. All I-term classes are online and are being offered at a reduced tuition rate of $199 per credit hour, which is more than half off the normal online rate. Additional charges …

HLGU Offers Self-Defense to Faculty, Staff, Students

In support of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), the HLGU Athletic Department is offering a free self-defense seminar on Tuesday, October 31, from 3:30 to 4:30 pm in the Mabee Sports Complex. Demonstrations for the event will be led by Professor Beau Viehmann, head instructor at Gracie Barra Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, with assistance from Charles …

MILO Firearms Training for HLGU Criminal Justice Students

Hannibal-LaGrange University’s Criminal Justice program is sponsoring a MILO (Multiple Interactive Learning/Training Objectives) firearms training simulator on Thursday, November 9, 2017 at 1 pm in Room 157 of the Carroll Science Center. The simulator allows law enforcement officers to prepare for different life-like scenarios without the real-life consequences as they experience simulated traffic stops, active …

HLGU Board of Trustees Fall 2017 Meeting

Hannibal-LaGrange University’s Board of Trustees visited campus for their annual fall meeting Thursday and Friday, October 19 and 20. One of the highlights of the two-day meeting was a special dedication of the newly remodeled L.A. Foster Student Center and Kleckner Hall. Renovations for the two buildings were approved during the spring 2017 trustees meeting …

HLGU Students Serve Harvey Victims

Five HLGU students and two employees used their fall break to provide disaster relief to victims of Hurricane Harvey. The team partnered with Heritage Park Baptist Church (HPBC) to serve the community of Webster, TX, a suburb of Houston. They spent Friday, October 13 through Monday, October 16 tearing out drywall, installing drywall, cleaning up, …

Ticket Price Increasing Soon for Booster Banquet Featuring Coach Steve Spurrier

Tickets prices will soon be increasing for Hannibal-LaGrange University’s 76th Annual Booster Banquet which will feature Coach Steve Spurrier as the keynote speaker. The banquet will be held Thursday, November 16, at 7 pm. Steve Spurrier is well known for his lengthy and successful career in football. He served as the head coach for three …

HLGU Announces Fall Production “Barefoot in the Park”

The Hannibal-LaGrange University Theatre Department will be presenting three performances of Neil Simon’s Barefoot in the Park November 17-18 at 7 pm and November 19 at 2 pm in the Parker Theatre of the Roland Fine Arts Center. The story tells of newlyweds Paul and Corie Bratter who are a textbook case of opposites attract. …

HLGU Releases Spring 2017 ADVANCE Dean’s List

Hannibal-LaGrange University has released the names of Advance Program 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.   First Name Last Name Home City State Shannon Armor Poplar Bluff MO Brandus Bailey …

HLGU’s 2017 Alumni Award Recipients

Hannibal-LaGrange University recognized the annual alumni award winners during the 2017 Homecoming Entertainment on Friday, September 30. The three awards were given to Don and Gerry Dehner ‘55, Bo Jennings ‘08, and Carole Jo Riley ‘63.   Carole Jo Riley The Distinguished Alumnus Award was presented to Carol Jo Riley ‘63. This award is presented …

HLGU Homecoming Another Success

Hannibal-LaGrange University wrapped up another successful homecoming. The weekend was filled with fun events as well as temperamental Midwest weather, but nothing could stop the Trojan spirit that was felt all throughout campus. The banquet, alumni games, and Trojan Trek, are HLGU Homecoming staples, along with various other festivities that were well attended throughout the …