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Students Stand out at TISL General AssemblyNew1/13/2017
​Lee's political science program recently sent three students to Nashville for the Tennessee Intercollegiate State Legislature (TISL), a forum for the state's top campus leaders to express their opinions, concerns, and research in recent state legislation.
Lee Spreads Christmas Joy in AfricaNew1/11/2017
Lee helped spread a little Christmas cheer among the children and staff at the Phebe Grey Orphanage in Liberia, Africa, last month around the holidays.
Lee to Honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. 1/10/2017
​Lee's Faculty Cultural Diversity Committee will host a series of events beginning Jan. 16, commemorating the work, theology, and philosophy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The events will consist of lectures, MLK-themed chapel services, a film showing, and a student panel.
Decoda Cello Quartet to Perform at String Theory1/9/2017
​Making its Chattanooga debut, the Decoda Cello Quartet will perform as part of String Theory at the Hunter Museum of American Art in Chattanooga.
Lee Receives Grant from U.S. Department of Education1/8/2017
The U.S. Department of Education recently awarded Lee a $2.1 million Title III Strengthening Institutions Program grant with the purpose of better serving students.
Encore Program Offers New Classes for Spring1/7/2017
​Lee's Encore Program, which offers individuals age 60 and over the opportunity to take university courses, has a new line up of mini-courses being taught for the spring semester. The mini-courses are planned exclusively for Encore students and are available along with traditional courses.
Alum Named Finalist for Grammy Foundation's 2017 Music Educator Award 1/6/2017
Lee alumnus David Dehner (‘86) was recently named a finalist for the Grammy Foundation's 2017 Music Educator Award
National Science Foundation Awards Grant to Lee1/5/2017
​Lee has been awarded $155,000 over five years as part of a $2.6 million National Science Foundation grant for a collaborative project in mathematics involving 11 higher education institutions across the country.
Grad Student Named Runner-Up in Competition at Graduate Conference1/3/2017
Lee's Barbara Quintard was recently awarded runner-up in the Three Minute Thesis competition at this year’s Graduate Conference at Columbus State University. She is a graduate student and TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Others Languages) major.
Kappa Delta Pi Honors Local Educators 1/2/2017
Kappa Delta Pi, an international honor society for educators, recently recognized local teachers for their demonstration of excellence in the classroom.
Sheeks Earns Doctorate 1/1/2017
Dr. Randy Sheeks recently earned a doctorate of musical arts in church music with a specialization in worship from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary.
Smith Named as Yamaha Artist12/28/2016
Dr. Cahill Smith was recently signed to the Yamaha Artist Roster as a classical pianist.
Vest to Speak at Winter Commencement12/7/2016
​Dr. R. Lamar Vest will return to a familiar setting to deliver the address at the winter commencement ceremony on Saturday, Dec. 17. Not only is Vest an alumnus of Lee, he also served as the school's president for two years, 1984-86.
SOR and SOM to Present Lessons & Carols 12/6/2016
​The School of Religion and School of Music will present the sixth annual Lessons & Carols on Thursday, Dec. 15, at 7:30 p.m. in the Lee Chapel.
Operation Christmas Child Packing Party12/5/2016
On Tuesday, Nov. 15, students, staff, and faculty gathered to pack shoeboxes for Operation Christmas Child (OCC), a service opportunity provided through Samaritan's Purse.
Carter Named Alumna Award Winner of Department of History, Humanities & Political Science11/27/2016
​Dr. Jamie Carter was recently honored with the 2016 Department of History, Humanities, and Political Science Distinguished Alumna Award during Homecoming at a department breakfast.
School of Music to Host “A Classic Christmas”11/26/2016
​School of Music will present its 27th annual "A Classic Christmas" on Sunday, Dec. 4, at 3 p.m. in the Conn Center.
Alves Speaks at TCPS on Democracy11/25/2016
​Dr. Ana Alves, assistant professor of political science, recently spoke on faith and politics at Tennessee Christian Preparatory School (TCPS) for a special event on the recent presidential election.
School of Music to Host Wind Ensemble Concert11/25/2016
The School of Music will present the final Wind Ensemble concert for the semester on Wednesday, Nov. 30 at 7:30 p.m. in the Conn Center.
Lee TESOL Students Bake Pies for ELC Students11/24/2016
​On Wednesday, Nov. 17, the Lee University TESOL Honor Society served over 75 pieces of pie as a Thanksgiving treat to English Language Center (ELC) students.
Sharp Named 2016 Distinguished Alum for Department of Business11/23/2016
Matt Sharp was recently awarded the 2016 Department of Business Distinguished Alumnus Award for at a breakfast during Homecoming earlier this month.
Terry Receives BSS Department Alumnus Award11/21/2016
​Reba Terry was awarded the 2016 Department of Behavioral and Social Distinguished Alumnus Award at a department breakfast during Lee's Homecoming earlier this month.
Voices of Lee Perform for CMA Christmas11/20/2016
Voices of Lee, Lee's elite A Cappella group, recently recorded a portion of the Country Music Association (CMA) Country Christmas 2016 with Rascal Flatts at the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville, Tennessee.
Nation Named 2016 Distinguished Alumnus for School of Religion11/20/2016
​During a department breakfast at Lee's Homecoming, H. Frank Nation III was awarded the 2016 School of Religion Distinguished Alumnus Award.
Mura Crowned Miss Parade of Favorites11/19/2016
​Rebekah Mura, a senior communications major representing Lee's Admissions Office, was named Lee's Miss Parade of Favorites 2016 on Saturday, Nov. 12.
Cannon Named 2016 Distinguished Alumnus for Lee’s Education Department11/18/2016
​Herb Cannon was awarded the 2016 Distinguished Alumnus Award for the Helen DeVos College of Education at a department breakfast during Homecoming earlier this month.
Nursing to Host Poster Days11/17/2016
School of Nursing will host Poster Days on Friday, Nov. 18 from 11:15 a.m.-1 p.m. and Tuesday, Nov. 22 from 12:45 p.m.-2:30 p.m. The event will take place on the second floor of Lee’s Nursing Building on Parker Street.
Business Professors Selected to Attend Free Market Forum11/17/2016
Business Department professors Dr. Hermilo Jasso, Dr. Randy Miedaner, and Dr. David Smartt were selected to attend the 2016 Free Market Forum recently held in Atlanta, Georgia.
Wood Crowned Homecoming Queen 201611/16/2016
The student body elected Shawna Wood as Homecoming Queen 2016. She was crowned during halftime of the men's basketball game at Lee's annual Homecoming festivities earlier this month.
Lee to Host Honor Band Weekend11/16/2016
​Sixty-one high school students representing 27 schools from seven states will arrive this week for Honor Band 2016 and will present a concert on Saturday, Nov. 19, at 1 p.m. in the Conn Center.
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