MustardSeed App Promises Big Changes with Spare Change

The spare change jar, it’s a humble fixture in households across the country. Consider though, what if all those dusty pennies, nickels, dimes, and quarters were meant for something greater? What if spare change could change the world? That’s the idea behind MustardSeed, a new charitable giving app that makes it easy to support Hannibal-LaGrange …

HLGU Freshmen Give Back

by Rebecca Sneed Hannibal-LaGrange University Freshmen recently completed a class-wide service project demonstrating HLGU’s motto, “Knowledge for Service.” Each year, HLGU Freshmen Seminar students complete a student-led community service project. This year, the freshmen partnered with the Andre Sheard Foundation to reach out to Hannibal Public Housing children, the children’s families, and the elderly located …

HLGU Thanksgiving Break

Hannibal-LaGrange University will be closed for Thanksgiving break Wednesday, November 23, through Friday, November 25. Offices will reopen at 8:00 am on Monday, November 28.

2016 HLGU Christmas Concert

by Rebecca Sneed Hannibal-LaGrange University invites the community to the free annual music department Christmas concert on Thursday, December 8, at 7 pm in the Roland Fine Arts Center. Performances will be given by the HLGU Concert Choir directed by Lori Scott, and the HLGU Symphonic Band conducted by John Francis. Pieces to be performed …

HLGU Theatre Department Presents E.P. Dowdall’s Classic Parfumerie

by Rebecca Sneed The Hannibal-LaGrange University Theatre Department will be presenting three performances of E.P. Dowdall’s Parfumerie November 17-19 at 7 pm in the Parker Theatre of the Roland Fine Arts Center. E.P. Dowdall adapts the delightful Hungarian play by Miklos Lazlo that inspired the films The Shop Around the Corner, In the Good Old …

HLGU Friends of the Arts Benefit Concert Featuring St. Charles County Symphony

by Rebecca Sneed The St. Charles County Symphony will once again hold a benefit concert for HLGU’s Friends of the Arts program on Saturday, December 3, at 7 pm in the Parker Theatre. The evening will be filled with symphonic Christmas music, and an offering will be taken to support the arts at HLGU. Admission …

HLGU’s 2016 Alumni Award Recipients

by Rebecca Sneed Hannibal-LaGrange University recognized the annual alumni award winners during the 2016 Homecoming Entertainment on Friday, September 30. The three awards were given to Mervin Sharkey ’63, Gilberto Romero Contreras ’08, and Judge Holly J. Henze ’81, ’98. Mervin Sharkey The Outstanding Service Award was presented to Mervin Sharkey ’63. This award is …

2016 Trojan Trek Results

Race Results The 2016 HLGU Trojan Trek, held on Saturday, October 1, was once again a success. The 85 participants enjoyed the beautiful running weather as they trekked through the HLGU campus, residential streets, and a beautiful nature trail. Runners came from surrounding communities across the tri-state area.

2013 Trojan Turkey Trek a Success

Click here to view race results! Click here to view the photo Gallery The 2013 HLGU Trojan Turkey Trek, held on Saturday, November 2 was once again a success. The chilly morning temps, in the low 50s, did not deter the 186 runners and walkers who participated in the 8th Annual “TTT” 5K Run/Walk and …