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October 26, 2019

Lyon College’s Holloway theater was packed with students and community members eager to see the premiere of Shakespeare’s As You Like It on Thursday October 3. 

According to the play’s director, Dr. Fonzie Geary, Lyon’s theater program was founded in 1925. In that near...

September 30, 2019

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This year Lyon College has welcomed several new professors into our academic family. Dr. Matthew Lebrato, Mathew to many of his students, is now leading the Anthropology Department. Dr. Lebrato feels right at home at Lyon, due to his extensive...

September 21, 2019

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Chief Justice of the Arkansas Supreme Court John Dan Kemp advised Lyon students not to take their freedoms for granted.

Kemp visited the College on Sept. 17 to celebrate Constitution Day, discussing the history of the Constitution and how it re...

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Dustyn Bork, an associate professor of art whose focus is on abstract works, explored architecture through the “essential elements” of shape, space, and color during a recent faculty colloquium titled “Defining Transience and Permanence in Vis...

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On Friday, February 8, Assistant Professor of Psychology Dr. Jennifer Daniels presented at the semester’s first faculty colloquium her analysis of data gathered regarding the motivations of faculty at small colleges. Her talk was entitled “Exp...

March 2, 2019

Dr. Cassia Oliveira and her family will move into Spragins House in the fall. She is an associate professor of biology and recently received tenure. She will be the first female mentor since the program began.

Dr. Oliveira was hesitant to apply for the position at first...

March 2, 2019

Becky Varela of the Lyon College Business Office is the mastermind behind Mad Lather, a Facebook-based business which sells bath accessories. I sat down with her to learn more about Mad Lather’s origin, products, and future.

“When I started the business, I didn’t have a...

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On Monday, as part of Lyon College’s DREAM Week 2019, the College hosted Scots Servant-Leadership Day in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

Associate Dean of Student Life and Director of Diversity Lai-Monté Hunter led the events of the...

December 1, 2018

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Maggie Gayle, Lyon’s newest addition to the fine arts department, is not only an art professor, but also the new technical director for the theatre department. She found the position online and accepted it because it allowed her to combine...

November 30, 2018

Dr. Schwanke is a new addition to the Math Department at Lyon College. He traveled to South Africa for his post-doctoral research, and everyone is interested to hear what his experience was like. I spoke with him to learn more about these experiences abroad and his fir...

November 21, 2018

Lyon College prides itself on being an international community that celebrates diversity. Students from around the world choose to immerse themselves in the Lyon College experience every year. These students’ unique cultural backgrounds color their encounters and exper...