Lambuth University

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Students, alumni, and friends of Lambuth University recollect with fond memory the many accomplishments of the school throughout its history, from its early days as a female institution through its growth as a university. Located in the West Tennessee city of Jackson, Lambuth reaffirms the Wesleyan emphasis on the necessity for academic excellence and authentic faith. Since 1843, when it began as the Memphis Conference Female Institute, the institution has recognized the interdependence of education and religion. As a university committed to the liberal arts, Lambuth provides resources and encouragement for students to reach an understanding of the cultural heritage of people throughout the world that will broaden their perspectives, enrich their personalities, and enable them to think and act wisely. The university provides a congenial atmosphere where people of all faiths work together to fully develop their total lives.
ISBN: 9780738516837
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
State: Tennessee
Series: Campus History
Images: 200
Pages: 128
Dimensions: 6.5 (w) x 9.25 (h)
Lambuth is an independent, church-related, undergraduate institution supported by the Memphis Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church. Authors Pam Dennis, Library Director, and Susan Kupisch, Vice President for Academic Affairs, have drawn from the library's archives to compile this impressive history of Lambuth University and its influence on the city of Jackson and beyond.
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