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LeMoyne-Owen College – Memphis Alumni Association 30th Annual MLK Observance

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.

LeMoyne Owen College’s 13th Annual MLK Day of Service

January 18, 2021, Virtual Program for LOC’s 13th Annual MLK Day of Service and Presentation of the Dr. Cheryl Golden Award to Mr. Steve Schular Special Assistant Neighborhood Concerns City of Memphis.

63rd Annual International Tea

The International Tea was founded as a means to increase the faith community’s support for LeMoyne-Owen College and higher education. This annual event is one that continues to be a highlight in our College’s history. The International Tea kicks off the faith community’s annual fundraising season and raises much needed dollars to support our community’s...

Summer and Fall 2020 Graduate Recognition

Celebrating our graduates with greetings from President Vernell Bennett-Fairs and an inspiring message for current and future Magicians from our speaker, Mr. Oris Stuart, Chief People and Inclusion Officer for the National Basketball Association.

LeMoyne-Owen College Launches Online Payment Portal

Memphis, TN – LeMoyne-Owen College is pleased to announce online payment options for tuition and fees, housing, and registration for students. This roll out comes just as students are registering and validating for the spring 2021 semester. The Information Technology team has been working hard, along with Fiscal staff members and ACI Universal Payments, to...

LeMoyne-Owen College Board of Trustees Selects Dr. Vernell Bennett-Fairs As the College’s 13th President

The higher education veteran will begin January 5, 2021 Memphis, Tenn. – The LeMoyne-Owen College Board of Trustees voted to appoint Vernell Bennett-Fairs, Ed.D. as the College’s 13th president. Dr. Bennett-Fairs has over 25 years of experience in higher education, most recently serving as vice-president of Student Affairs at Delta State University in Mississippi for...