Campbellsville University’s Dr. Wesley Roberts to give faculty organ recital of sacred music Jan. 30

Dr. Wesley Roberts, professor of music at Campbellsville University, will be giving a faculty organ recital on Tuesday, Jan. 30 at 8 p.m. in Ransdell Chapel at 401 N. Hoskins Ave., Campbellsville. The program will consist of sacred music in concert settings with premiers of works by the Dutch composer Kees Weggelaar and Louisville composer Daniel Gilliam. Max Reger’s monumental setting of the famous...

Renowned christian artist Randy Stonehill to speak at Campbellsville University chapel service Jan. 24

By Austin Fitzgerald Special to KyForward Singer-songwriter Randy Stonehill will be the featured speaker at Campbellsville University’s chapel service Wednesday, Jan. 24 at 10 a.m. The spring 2018 semester chapel series, “A Coat of Many Colors” based on Genesis 37:3, willl be held at the university’s Ransdell Chapel, located on 401 N. Hoskins Ave., Campbellsville. Randy Stonehill Stonehill,...

Campbellsville University online business programs named best in Kentucky by U.S. News & World Report

Campbellsville University has been awarded 2018 Best Online Business Programs (excluding MBA) in a new ranking released by U.S. News & World Report Jan. 9. Campbellsville also ranked second in Kentucky for Best Online MBA Programs, fifth in Kentucky for Best Online Bachelor’s Programs and sixth in Kentucky for Best Online Graduate Education Programs. The U.S. News rankings evaluate degree-granting...

CU women’s wrestling wins first-ever NWCA National Duals with 24-19 win over McKendree University

With their backs up against the wall and behind 17-4, second-ranked Campbellsville University Lady Tiger wrestling out-scored No. 3 McKendree University, 20-2, in the final five matches to win their first-ever NWCA National Duals championship. The Lady Tigers swept their way to the title by beating No. 10 University of the Cumberlands (37-9), No. 6 Emmanuel College (26-18) and McKendree (24-19). The...

Long-time Campbellsville University athletics director Don Bishop passes away, services set for Saturday

Don Bishop, former Campbellsville University Athletics Director and member of the CU Athletic Hall of Fame, died Wednesday, Dec. 27 at Jewish Hospital in Louisville, Ky. He was 82. Funeral services will be held at Noon ET on Saturday, Dec. 30 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home with burial in Campbellsville Memorial Gardens. Visitation is scheduled on Friday from 5-8 p.m. at Parrott & Ramsey...

Campbellsville University graduates 313 students in largest ever December commencement ceremony

By Joan C. McKinney Special to KyForward Although the 313 graduates knew they were going to be honored, one 80-year-old woman in the audience had a surprise waiting for her. Jan Parrott Robinson of Burgin attended Campbellsville Junior College in 1956-58, where she met her future husband, Gene Robinson, and where he and she became Mr. and Miss Campbellsville Junior College in 1958. Robinson received...

Campbellsville University offering reduced-rate January term with online and on-campus classes

By Josh Christian special to KyForward In an effort to give students a chance to get ahead in their classes, Campbellsville University is offering a January term Jan. 2-13. The January term will be offered online or on-campus, with some available at the regional centers in Somerset and Harrodsburg. The courses are offered at the reduced rate of $399 per credit hour. Students taking January term courses...

Campbellsville junior Cruise Coulter named to CoSIDA football Academic All-America team

Cruise Coulter represented the Campbellsville football team on the College Sports Information Directors of America Academic All-America Team in the College Division, the national organization announced on Monday afternoon. The CoSIDA Academic All-America program separately recognizes honorees in four divisions — NCAA Division I, NCAA Division II, NCAA Division III and College Division. The College...

CU, Town Hall Productions to present ‘It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play’ Dec. 14-17

Josh Christian Special to KyForward Campbellsville University is partnering with Town Hall Productions to perform “It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play” at the Ross Mobley Theater Dec. 14-17. The theater is located in the Alumni Building at 114 University Drive, Campbellsville. On Dec. 14, 15 and 16, the play will begin at 7 p.m. On Dec. 17 the theater will perform its matinee...

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...