Campbellsville University chosen to host 2017 NCAA Victory Bowl; Tigers making third appearance

For the second time in program history, Campbellsville University football has been selected to host the NCCAA Victory Bowl. The Tigers will welcome Southwestern Assemblies of God University on Saturday afternoon at noon at Finley Stadium. Campbellsville hosted its first NCCAA Victory Bowl in 2011, where it captured the bowl title. This is the Tigers third all-time appearance in the NCCAA Victory...

Campbellsville University to serve as Taylor County drop off point for Operation Christmas Child

By KayCee Wilhelm Special to KyForward Campbellsville University will serve as Taylor County’s collection site for Samaritan’s Purse’s Operation Christmas Child during National Collection Week, Nov. 13-20. Drop-offs should be made at 307 N Court Street, Campbellsville. This year’s Operation Christmas Child’s National Collection Week at Taylor County Collection Center is being dedicated to...

Campbellsville University Maroon and Gray Give Day Oct. 28 to support student scholarship fund

Campbellsville University is allowing you to make your voices heard and show your Tiger pride and support the university’s scholarship fund Saturday, Oct. 28. Darryl Peavler, director of alumni relations, said Maroon and Gray Give Day is one in which the university is seeking to obtain 1,100 gifts in honor of 111 years of the university’s existence. The donations can be given from 12 a.m....

Campbellsville University to host more than 50 companies during regional job fair Nov. 2

Campbellsville University is hosting a Job/Career Fair Thursday, Nov. 2 from 2 until 4:30 p.m. in the Student Activity Center at 106 University Drive in Campbellsville. Teresa Elmore, director of career services at Campbellsville University, said everyone will have an opportunity to network with potential employers and explore job and internship opportunities. She advised job seekers to bring their...

Campbellsville University Theater Department to present ‘The Drowsy Chaperone’ Oct. 26-29

Campbellsville University’s Theater Department and Town Hall Productions will present “The Drowsy Chaperone” Thursday-Sunday, Oct. 26-29 at Russ Mobley Theater in the Alumni Building at 114 University Drive, Campbellsville.
 The play will be performed Thursday, Oct. 26 and Saturday, Oct. 28 at 7 p.m.; Friday, Oct. 27 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, Oct. 29 at 2:30 p.m.
 A synopsis of the play, according...

Simmons College president Cosby to speak at Campbellsville University’s FIRST CLASS

Dr. Kevin Cosby, pastor of St. Stephen Church and president of Simmons College of Kentucky in Louisville, will be speaking at Campbellsville University’s FIRST CLASS on Monday, Oct. 16 at 10 a.m. in Ransdell Chapel, 401 N. Hoskins Ave., Campbellsville, Ky. Everyone is invited to attend. In 2005, Cosby became the 13th president of Simmons College of Kentucky and has served as senior pastor of...

Filmaker, VeggieTales creator Vischer set to speak at Campbellsville University Oct. 18

Phil Vischer, co-creator of VeggieTales and founder of Big Idea Productions, will speak at Campbellsville University two times on Wednesday, Oct. 18, and his addresses are open to the public free of charge. Everyone is invited to both sessions. Vischer will share his testimony at chapel at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 18 in Ransdell Chapel at 401 N. Hoskins Ave., Campbellsville, Ky. 42718. Later, from 6:30...

Campbellsville University hosting Lifetime Partners art exhibit though Oct. 5 at Pence-Chowning Gallery

Campbellsville University’s Department of Art and Design is hosting “Lifetime Partners: Art of Jeff & Henrietta Scott” through Oct. 5 at The Pence-Chowning Art Gallery located at 205 University Drive, Campbellsville, Ky. The show is in memory of the shared collaboration of the couple. Jeff Scott died in August 2016 losing his battle with pancreatic cancer. The show is open to...

Campbellsville University ranked among south’s top institutions by U.S. News & World Report

For the fifth year in a row, Campbellsville University has been named to the list of top regional universities in the South, according to the U.S. News & World Report rankings. This year, U.S. News & World Report also ranked Campbellsville University in the top 10 universities in the South for international education, having the largest proportions of international undergraduate students....

Study shows Campbellsville University’s economic impact on community totals over $106 million

Campbellsville University has a total economic impact from its operations of more than $106 million in Taylor County, according to a new study recently completed by Younger Associates of Jackson, Tenn. The $106 million is a measure of the total dollar value that flows through the Campbellsville-Taylor County economy because of the operations of Campbellsville University. The exact amount is $106,482,540. The...

Indiana University’s Lamb set to present Noon Organ Recital Oct. 3 at Campbellsville University

Dr. David Kevin Lamb is to present the Noon Organ Recital on Tuesday, Oct. 3, at 12:20 p.m. in Ransdell Chapel located at 401 N. Hoskins Ave., Campbellsville, Ky. He will be playing works by Grayston Ives, J. S. Bach, Dan Miller, Hans Matthison-Hansen, Louis Lefebure-Weley, Robert Elmore and Louis Vierne. Lamb is a graduate of the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music where he was an associate...

Work of artists Sims, Vitorovich featured at Campbellsville’s Pence-Chowning Art Gallery

Artists Jesse Ray Sims and George Vitorovich will display paintings and prints, respectively, in the Pence-Chowning Art Gallery through Sept. 15. The gallery is located at 205 University Drive, Campbellsville, and is open to the public free of charge. A reception for the artists will be Wednesday, Sept. 6 from 3:30 p.m. until 5 p.m. in the gallery is open to the public as well. Sims, owner of Sims...

Campbellsville University announces lineup for annual Noon Organ Recital Series for 2017-18

Campbellsville University’s music department will hold the 10th Annual Noon Organ Recital Series beginning Sept. 12 for the 2017-18 academic year. All concerts, all on Tuesdays, are free for the public to attend and begin at 12:20 p.m. ending at 12:50 p.m. for those attending to return to work. More information on specific concerts will be released approximately a month before the show. The series...

Annual Family Weekend at Campbellsville University set for Sept. 8-9, events planned around campus

Campbellsville University has announced the annual Family Weekend will be held Friday, Sept. 8 and Saturday, Sept. 9. Darryl Peavler, director of alumni relations at Campbellsville University, said this special weekend is a time for parents and relatives to visit their son or daughter at the university and to be entertained by several events happening on campus. Peavler said there will a Pre-show Party...

Campbellsville University passes 1,000 fully online students for first time in school history

Campbellsville University surpassed 1,000 fully-online students this week for the first time in the university’s history. Dr. Shane Garrison, vice president for enrollment services, said the university had 1,002 fully-online students as of Aug. 22, but he suspects the number will go higher over the next few days. Of the 1,002 students, there are 392 fully-online undergraduate students and 610...

Tickets available for Linkin’ Bridge concert benefitting Campbellsville Education Center fund

Tickets are still available for the Linkin’ Bridge Concert at Harrodsburg Baptist Church Thursday, Aug. 31. Linkin’ Bridge is a musical group from Louisville who was a finalist on NBC’s “America’s Got Talent.” The concert is at 7:30 p.m. until 9:30 p.m. at the church located at 312 S. Main St., Harrodsburg, Ky. General admission is $25. There will be a VIP Meet and...

Campbellsville University breaks ground on new Conover Education Center addition in Harrodsburg

To accommodate the growing student population at the Conover Education Center in Harrodsburg for Campbellsville University, the university is adding a 4,500-square-foot building. The groundbreaking ceremony for this building took place recently. The new building will include more classroom space, offices and a multipurpose chapel. The ceremony was held on site at 1150 Danville Road, Harrodsburg, Ky. This...

Campbellsville University seeking cars of all makes and models for ‘Cars of the Centuries’ Homecoming

Campbellsville University is looking for Cars and trucks of all makes, models and years this year’s Homecoming parade Saturday, Oct. 28. “In honor of Campbellsville’s Bicentennial, the cars and trucks that are so important to our lives are being recognized,” Stan McKinney, associate professor of mass communication at Campbellsville University and chair of the annual Homecoming...

Campbellsville University to present Witherington and Gilbert at Kingdom Advance Network Aug. 3

Campbellsville University will host the Kingdom Advance Network Thursday, Aug. 3 during which Eric Gilbert, pastor of 3trees Church in Russell Springs and Campbellsville, Ky., will lead worship, and Dr. Ben Witherington III, internationally recognized Bible scholar and the Amos Professor of New Testament for Doctoral Studies at Asbury Theological Seminary, will lead the January Bible Study Preview,...

Campbellsville University to offer first Ph.D program in management beginning with fall semester

Campbellsville University is moving to a new level with the offering of a Ph.D. program in fall 2017, according to an announcement from Dr. Michael V. Carter, president. Carter said the university’s Ph.D. in Management will be the first doctoral program offered by Campbellsville University, and is an “exciting and historic moment for Campbellsville University and the mission of Christian...