Judge Rachel Bringer-Shepherd Addresses HLGU Students

The HLGU Criminal Justice Department hosted an event for students featuring the Tenth Judicial Circuit’s Presiding Judge, the Honorable Rachel Bringer-Shepherd, last week. Judge Bringer-Shepherd spoke to the criminal justice majors on the importance of an independent judiciary in a free society. She also addressed local issues and challenges for the tenth circuit court, most …

2018 Alumni Award Winners

Dr. Sherri Elliott-Thomas Hannibal-LaGrange University recognized the annual alumni award winners during the 2018 Homecoming Entertainment on Friday, October 6. The Distinguished Alumnus Award was presented to Dr. Sherri Elliott-Thomas ‘86. This award is presented to an HLGU graduate for significant and broad accomplishments in business or professional life, or for state or nation. Born …

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 …

Glenn Miller to Speak at HLGU Commencement Ceremony

Hannibal-LaGrange University will hold its 2018 commencement ceremony at 10 am on Saturday, May 5, in the Mabee Sports Complex.  Approximately 200 graduate candidates are scheduled to receive degrees. This year’s commencement speaker will be Mr. Glenn Miller, founder and CEO of Miller Management Systems, LLC, which was founded in 2000 and has served over …

Musical Tryouts Postponed

Try outs for the musical Oklahoma! have been postponed until 1/22 and 1/23. For more information, email Sabrina Brookshire, director, at sabrina.brookshire@hlg.edu.

HLGU Releases Fall 2017 Dean’s List

Hannibal-LaGrange University has released the names of students who qualified for the Academic Dean’s List for the fall 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/Country Summer Adams Hannibal MO Jill Alexander Center MO Jordyn Alford …

HLGU Gives $2000 Scholarship to 2018 New Year Baby

On Thursday, January 4, Hannibal-LaGrange University President, Dr. Anthony Allen, presented Hannibal Regional Hospital’s 2018 New Year Baby a $2000 scholarship to HLGU. Quinnlyn June Mann was born on Wednesday, January 3, 2018 at 11:28 am. Quinnlyn’s parents, Courtney and Clint Mann, were very grateful for the scholarship. “Presenting the HRH New Year’s Baby with …

MAL Interview with Mr. Tim Polley

Tim Polley is a vice president of business development in the healthcare field. He completed his Master of Arts in Leadership in 2017. What drew you to the HLGU MAL program? I was participating in a community meeting with various instructors and leaders of HLGU. They were talking about their mission and the “why” they …

HLGU’s 76th Annual Booster Banquet a Success

It was a beautiful evening for the five hundred guests who attended Hannibal-LaGrange University’s 76th Annual Booster Banquet. The banquet featured keynote speaker Coach Steve Spurrier and was sponsored by HNB Bank and WGEM. Coach Spurrier’s keynote address was centered on how to be successful in life.  He held a captive audience as he comically …

MAL Interview with Dr. Joel Hassien

Joel Hassien, M.D., is a radiologist and medical director at Hannibal Regional Healthcare System. He completed his Master of Arts in Leadership degree in 2015. What drew you to the HLGU MAL program? The Masters of Arts in Leadership program interested me because I wanted to improve my leadership skills. I have never had a …