In 1880, Inman E. Page was named the 1st President of Lincoln Institute. Prior to her announcement as President of Lincoln University, she served as the Vice President of Student Affairs and Enrollment Management at The State University of New York (SUNY) Oswego from 2014-2018. 4, 1861, shots fired at the Union’s Fort Sumter marked the beginning of the Civil War, America’s deadliest war. Lincoln University President Brenda Allen and the institution’s board of trustees have navigated a summer of acrimony that led to her reappointment and a five-year extension over last weekend. Robert R. Jennings was president of Alabama Agricultural and Mechanical University (AAMU) between January 2006 and March 2008. Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty. The Lincoln University Board of Trustees voted unanimously Thursday to continue negotiations on renewing the contract of university President Dr. … In 1921, the Missouri Legislature passed a bill introduced by Walthall M. Moore, the first black American to serve in that body, which changed the name from Lincoln Institute to Lincoln University and created a Board of Curators to govern the University. To the Lincoln University Board of Trustees: The Alumni and Students of Lincoln University of Pennsylvania respectfully demand that Dr. Brenda Allen’s contract be renewed. He came to AAMU from Future Focus 2020, Babcock Graduate School of Management, Wake Forest University, where he was the executive vice president and chief operating officer. The students of Lincoln University of Pennsylvania have spoken. Neither side commented on how the trouble started or how it ended, beyond the common HBCU refrain of “we’re moving forward.” Melissa Harris-Perry's open letter goes out to Lincoln University President Robert Jennings, in light of recent comments he made on allegations of sexual assault on campus. In fact, a month after Lincoln took the oath of office on Mar. Lincoln University President Resigns Amid Review for Sex Assault Remarks ... parents and alumni called for Jennings to be fired for remarks he … Lincoln Project co-founder Steve Schmidt stepped down from the anti-Trump group on Friday—releasing an explosive statement in which he disclosed he was sexually abused as a teen, raged against a fellow co-founder who stands accused of harassment, and apologized to yet another co-founder for tweeting out her private correspondence with a reporter. Dr. Allen’s outstanding record as the President of Lincoln University has distinguished her as the logical choice to lead the University into the future. The student government association (SGA) is standing in solidarity with the schools 14th president, Dr. Brenda A. Allen who served for three years before her contract ended on June 30, 2020. Four soldiers were killed, too. Woolfolk's higher education career focus has been in the area of student affairs and enrollment management. President Abraham Lincoln ... fired into the crowd, killing 12 civilians. He was President of Lincoln University of Pennsylvania.. At Alabama A&M University.