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Dr. Miriam DeCosta-Willis

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...

FedEx Establishes New Initiative to Support Local HBCUs

$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,...

Winter Weather – February 11, 2021

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.

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...

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...

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...

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...

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....