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Lane College Concludes Fall Assembly

On Friday afternoon, August 15, 2014, Lane College faculty and staff members completed their two-day annual Fall College Assembly, and prepared to welcome students to campus beginning today.

During the assembly, matters of critical importance involving academics, branding, student affairs, federal regulations, and other vital issues were discussed in interactive sessions on both days. College Vice Presidents and Departmental Directors made presentations and led audience members in collective and collaborative discussions. During the Thursday morning session, Lane College President Logan Hampton presented his State of the College address. The theme of the Fall Assembly was Teamwork Makes the Dream Work.

Beginning on today, Saturday, August 16, the college has begun welcoming freshmen to campus and presenting them with an array of activities, seminars, and informational sessions that have been specially designed and tailored to their needs and interests. These activities will continue through Wednesday, August 20. On Thursday, August 21, freshmen will begin the registration process. Upper classmen will arrive on campus on Friday, August 22, and will continue their registration through Saturday, August 23. Registration will be held in the J. F. Lane Health and Physical Education Building from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on each day, and college offices will extend their hours until 8:00 p.m., including Saturdays, during freshmen week and registration. Classes will begin on Monday, August 25.

Prospective students who are interested in attending Lane College may contact the Office of Admissions at 731.426.7533, or by email at admissions@lanecollege.edu.

About Lane College

Lane College, founded in 1882 by Bishop Isaac Lane, a former slave, is one of the nation’s oldest Historically Black Colleges and the first four-year institution established by the Christian Methodist Episcopal (CME) Church. It is a proud charter member of the United Negro College Fund (UNCF), and is fully accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACSCOC).

Located on 55 beautifully landscaped acres, Lane College provides a life-changing experience and educational opportunity to its students, and is unabashedly invested in transforming ordinary students into extraordinary scholars by providing them with the highest quality education. The College pilots students through programs of intellectual and spiritual experiences that will prepare them to assume meaningful positions in their chosen occupations and professions, and pursue graduate studies.

Lane offers baccalaureate degrees in Biology, Business, Chemistry, Computer Science, Criminal Justice, English, French, History, Interdisciplinary Studies, Mass Communication, Mathematics, Music, Physical Education, Physics, Religion, and Sociology.

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