NEWSHistorian-In-Chief Doris Kearns Goodwin to Speak at the Bijou Theatre in Knoxville
Knoxville, Tennessee, March 8, 2017—The Lincoln Memorial University Duncan School of Law (LMU Law) and the East Tennessee Historical Society (ETHS) have joined forces to bring world renowned presidential historian, public speaker and Pulitzer Prize-winning author Doris Kearns Goodwin to Knoxville on Tuesday, April 25, 2017.
Goodwin will present a community lecture at 7:30 p.m. at the historic Bijou Theatre. The author’s presentation will be on her award-winning book, Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln, an epic tome that illuminates Lincoln’s skills as political operative during the most trying time in our nation’s history. Goodwin’s Team of Rivals was also the basis of director Steven Spielberg’s film Lincoln, which earned 12 Academy Award nominations.
Tickets for the community lecture will go on sale on March 10, 2017, at the Bijou box office or online at Knoxbijou.com. General admission tickets are $40, East Tennessee Historical Society members and Friends of the Knox County Library will receive a code for discounted tickets; student tickets will be available for $25 with a student id presented at the Bijou box office.
Lincoln Memorial University has announced graduation dates. The main commencement will be Saturday, May 6 at 11:00 a.m. and the LMU-DCOM Commencement will be Saturday May 13 at 10:00 a.m. both ceremonies will take place in Tex Turner Arena.
SPRING GRADUATE SCHOOL & CAREER FAIR
Tuesday, April 4th, the Office of Career Services will be hosting the Spring Graduate School and Career Fair from 10:30-1:30 on the 3rd floor of MANS. This is a terrific opportunity for students to network, gain more information on prospective employers, seek out internship/volunteer opportunities, and learn more about graduate programs. email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
THE LMU ALUMNI TRAVEL PROGRAM ANNOUNCES 2017 TRAVEL
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