HLGU Commencement Saturday, New President Chosen
(Hannibal) – Hannibal LaGrange University celebrated its commencement this (Saturday) morning.
This marked the final commencement for University President Dr. Woodrow Burt, who addressed the graduates as this year’s keynote speaker…
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Dr. Burt recalls the first time he set foot on the HLG campus…
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Dr. Burt came 36 years ago as a member of the faculty. He held a number of other positions with the school, serving as president since 1995.
About 200 students received their degrees from Hannibal-LaGrange Saturday morning.
Allen to Take HLGU Helm in Fall
As HLGU graduates embark on new endeavors after Saturday’s commencement, Anthony W. Allen has accepted the challenge of leading the University as its new President this fall. Allen becomes the 17th president of the school and comes to Hannibal from Midwest Baptist Theological Seminary in Kansas City.