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Esmerelda Lee Named to TICUA Hall of Fame 

Alumni, News

Lee Alumna Esmerelda Lee was recently inducted into the Tennessee Independent Colleges and Universities Association’s (TICUA) Hall of Fame, which aims to honor distinguished alumni from TICUA institutions while highlighting […]

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Full Effect Wins International Contest

Alumni, News, Student Success

Full Effect Barbershop Quartet, featuring three Lee University alumni, recently won the Next Generation Barbershop Quartet Championship at the Barbershop Harmony Society (BHS) International Contest in Louisville, Kentucky.  Lee alums […]

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LeeU Theatre Announces Season Lineup 

Alumni, News, Theatre

Lee University Theatre, led by Dr. Christine Williams, will produce four plays during the 2023-2024 season, including one student-directed production.  “Our 2023-2024 season offers a little of everything: bittersweet family drama, beloved […]

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YAPD Grant Recipients Announced

Alumni, Grants, News

The Lee University Office of Alumni Relations recently announced the winners of the 2023 Young Alumni Professional Development (YAPD) Grant. The YAPD Grant program supports alumni participating in initiatives, events, […]

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Kappa Delta Pi Honors Sponsors, Local Educators, and Officers 

Alumni, Helen DeVos College of Education, News

The Lee University chapter of Kappa Delta Pi (KDP), an international honor society for educators, recently recognized four local teachers for their demonstration of excellence in the classroom at its […]

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Marimba Madness to Take Place Sunday

Alumni, Music, News

Lee University will host “Marimba Madness,” a percussion studio concert, on Sunday, March 26, at 3 p.m. in Squires Recital Hall, located in Lee’s Humanities Center.    This event will feature […]

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Eleven Lee Faculty Receive Tenure 

Alumni, Faculty, News

Following the annual board meeting in January, the Lee University Board of Directors awarded tenure to eleven faculty members, effective August 2023. The new tenured faculty members are Shane Brown, […]

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Sandoval Earns Doctorate  

Alumni, Early Childhood, Elementary, and Special Education, News

Lee University’s Dr. Alex Sandoval recently earned his Doctor of Philosophy with a concentration in Special Education from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.   Sandoval’s dissertation was titled, “Peer-Mediated Interventions to […]

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Acevedo Wins Latin GRAMMY 

Alumni, Music, News

by EllieAnn McDonald  Lee University’s Robert Acevedo Jr., a School of Theology & Ministry alum, recently received the 2022 Latin GRAMMY for Best Children’s Album.  The GRAMMY was given to […]

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Henderson Wins “Inspire” Award 

Alumni, News, School of Theology and Ministery

Lee University School of Theology & Ministry alumna Fayth Henderson recently received the Inspire Award from the New York City Black Women’s Political Club (NYCBWPC).  Henderson received the Inspire Award […]

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