Wilsey Speaks on Importance of Religion to Liberty at HLGU

On Thursday evening, September 17, HLGU students had the privilege to hear from Dr. John Wilsey as part of HLGU’s Constitution Day events. Dr. Wilsey spoke on Alexis de Tocqueville and the necessity of religion to liberty. He talked to students about how Tocqueville distinguished between equality and liberty and why Tocqueville thought Christianity was …

HLGU Welcomes Real Encounter Outreach for Spiritual Emphasis Days

Hannibal-LaGrange University welcomed Real Encounter Outreach to campus for HLGU’s Spiritual Emphasis Days, a special two-day chapel event, last week on September 9 and 10. The event featured special speaker was Brad Bennett, president and founder of Real Encounter Outreach. His team performed several extreme sports tricks and stunts on stage, involving a few familiar …

HLGU Hosting STEM Camp 2020

Hannibal-LaGrange University is hosting a Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) camp for 2nd-5th grade students.

Dr. John Wilsey to Speak at HLGU’s Virtual Constitution Day Event

Hannibal-LaGrange University will host a special virtual lecture and Q&A session on September 17, at 7 pm, to celebrate Constitution Day. This special event is free, viewable to the public, and will be live streamed on the HLGU Facebook page.  The event will feature speaker Dr. John Wilsey, who will address the important contribution of …

Allen Charges University to Choose Truth

Dr. Anthony Allen delivered his convocation address as HLGU President on Wednesday, August 25. Convocation Chapel is an annual tradition that marks the beginning or “gathering” of the university community to start the academic year. He charged the University community to choose the side of truth in their pursuits. Dr. Allen’s message looked at the …

HLGU Welcomes New Students to Campus and Beginning of Fall Semester

Hannibal-LaGrange University welcomed new and returning students to campus last week ahead of the start of the fall semester. Student leaders began moving back to campus August 12-14. Fall athletes arrived on August 17. New students moved in on August 20 and returning students came back to campus on August 23. Student ambassadors, resident advisors, …

HLGU Celebrates 2020 Commencement

On a bright, beautiful, Saturday morning, on August 15, Bagpiper James Hopkins led Hannibal-LaGrange University’s 2020 graduating class back through the Walk of Honor, the same one they walked at the beginning of their freshman year, and to their seats at HLGU’s commencement ceremony. It was there that each graduate walked the stage in their …

Lynn Wilkinson Named Instructor of Education

Hannibal-LaGrange University is pleased to announce the addition of Lynn Wilkinson as a new instructor of education. She will begin teaching education courses in the fall of 2020. Wilkinson earned a bachelor of science degree in education from HLGU in 1993. Three years later, in 1996, she received her master’s in education from the University …

HLGU Diligent in Efforts to Create a Healthier Planet

Hannibal-LaGrange University has, for the seventh year, been honored with the 2019 Tree Campus USA ® designation. “We celebrate your diligence in improving the environment and quality of life at Hannibal-LaGrange University in 2019,” said Dan Lambe, president of the Arbor Day Foundation. “We know that 2020 has brought unprecedented challenges – but you have …

Public Notice of Upcoming Review

PUBLIC NOTICE OF UPCOMING ACCREDITATION REVIEW VISIT BY THE ACEN Hannibal-LaGrange University wishes to announce that it will host a site visit for continuing accreditation of its Associate of Science in Nursing program by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN). You are invited to meet with the site visit team and share your …