Lincoln University


Also found in: Acronyms, Wikipedia.

Lincoln University.

1 At Jefferson City, Mo.; coeducational; land-grant and state supported; founded 1866 as Lincoln Institute. The school was established for the education of freed slaves by members of the 62d and 65th U.S. Colored Regiments. Its present name was adopted in 1921. The university became open to all qualified students in 1954. 2 At Lincoln University, Pa.; coeducational; chartered 1854 as the Ashmun Institute. Its present name was adopted in 1866. The school is the oldest college in the United States having as its original purpose the higher education of African-American students, but since 1866 it has been open to all qualified students. Its Langston Hughes Memorial Library contains the poet's personal collection.
The Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia™ Copyright © 2013, Columbia University Press. Licensed from Columbia University Press. All rights reserved. www.cc.columbia.edu/cu/cup/
References in periodicals archive ?
Before joining the administrative leadership team at Morehouse, Bynum served as the Vice President for Student Affairs and Enrollment Management at Lincoln University in Pennsylvania.
Haroon Mahmood, was doing PhD in Lincoln University, said a news release on Sunday.
Researchers at Lincoln University's animal behaviour clinic said the dynamic closely resembles that of a parentchild relationship.
He attended Lincoln University for a year before joining the United States Army, where he earned tuition benefits through the G.I.
In the programme, over 150 foreign students from private institutions of higher learning in the federal capital, including Lincoln University College and Universiti Kuala Lumpur participated with over 3,000 local residents in conducting numerous activities at Padang Astaka Jertih here.
WE DO BETTER AFTER A SIESTA A power nap can boost productivity SLEEPING at work could help productivity, according to Professor Graham Law of Lincoln University. He suggests body rhythms take a dip after eating lunch and that if British firms opted for a Mediterranean-type siesta, work rates could improve.
DeBord is a faculty member of Lincoln University in Missouri.
Tianne Coleman, 18, from Park End received an unconditional offer to study architecture at Lincoln University after completing a BTEC Diploma in Interior, Architecture & Product.
The NUS has been contacted for a comment, but when Lincoln University left an NUS spokesperson said: "We are disappointed to see University of Lincoln Students' Union go.
She studied invasion patterns as a postdoctoral scholar with the Bio-Protection Research Centre at Lincoln University, NZ.
LINCOLN University's Natasha Turney was crowned Journalism Student of the Year at Birmingham Press Club's inaugural Midlands Media Student Awards.