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High school students get a preview of the historic HBCU, June 18-19, after yearlong campus closing to public due to COVID-19 Click here to view in browser For Immediate Release June 17, 2021 Memphis, Tenn. – LeMoyne-Owen College, Memphis’ only Historically Black College and University, will host Spotlight Day June 18-19, 2021, to introduce prospective...
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Memphis, TN – June 15, 2021 – The LeMoyne-Owen College Memphis Alumni Association will host its first annual “Magician’s Ride” this Saturday, June 19, 2021, to raise scholarship funds for deserving students. The riders will pedal along the Mighty Mississippi River and through the heart of some of Memphis’s historical landmarks, including Martyrs Park, Stax...
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The ceremony will be held on Saturday, May 8, 10 a.m. at The Orpheum Theater, College Names Three Valedictorians Memphis, Tenn. – After hosting virtual a commencement ceremony for Spring 2020 graduates due to COVID-19 restrictions, LeMoyne-Owen College will host its 151st Commencement in person at The Orpheum on Saturday, May 8 at 10 a.m....
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President Bennett-Fairs met with Tennessee Secretary of State, Tre Hargett on Thursday, April 15, 2021. Secretary Hargett met with the president and her cabinet members about the College’s successes and challenges and toured of our historic campus. We are excited to show off the MAGIC happening on Walker Avenue at LeMoyne-Owen College.
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While Black American history is celebrated year-round at LeMoyne-Owen College (LOC), we are pleased that February offers us another opportunity to highlight the contributions of so many in our community whose legacy and impact continue long beyond their physical presence in our midst. In January, we bid farewell to one of our academic scholars and...
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$5 million commitment to four regionally based HBCUs builds on longstanding commitment to advance inclusion and empower economic opportunity in the Black community February 10, 2021 MEMPHIS, Tenn., Feb. 10, 2021 – FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) announced today a pledge to commit $5 million to four Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) in Mississippi and...
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Due to local weather conditions, LeMoyne-Owen College’s campus will be closed Thursday, February 11, 2021. Classes will continue in a virtual format. Staff should work remotely.
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LeMoyne-Owen College Alumni Association – Memphis Chapter’s 30th annual MLK Virtual Birthday Observance. Keynote speaker, Dr. Vernell A. Bennett-Fairs, 13th President of LeMoyne-Owen College.
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