Jack French Trio covers Boulevard of Broken Dreams at the Well

A newly formed band of Lipscomb freshmen took the Black River Stage by storm last Wednesday, reducing the inside of the Well to standing room only as friends from Lipscomb, family, and others from on campus came to watch. The young band The Jack French Trio kept the energy high the entirety of the night, and rounded out their very first performance together beyond Cloud Nine (said Jack French, the leader of the band). It was an incredible performance to witness, and despite one or two minor hiccups in the set list, the band received a standing ovation and a call for an encore, Micah Barkley reports.

Jack French Trio covers Boulevard of Broken Dreams at the Well

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Landon_Austin_Final_Project_(Sustainability).mp4

Dr. Emily Jones believes sustainability is about humans thriving within the environment. As the Director of Environmental Science and Sustainability at Lipscomb University, Jones works with students to promote sustainability for today and the future. Landon Austin reports. Music by Kevin MacLeod at filmmusic.io.

Ahmed s Lemonade

Ahmed Amaar is an MBA student at Lipscomb University. But, you can also find him running a lemonade stand. His mom, Salma, taught him how to make lemonade and inspired Salma s Lemonade. Franziska Decker reports.

A Voice for Cuba

Civil rights are fundamental to our lives. We often take them for granted. The people of Cuba have been stripped of their basic freedoms for over six decades. Julianna Corral s grandfather tells his story of living in Cuba and escaping communist rule. Julianna Corral reports.

Lipscomb s LIFE Program

Lipscomb University s LIFE program offers access to education to multiple individuals. It is an opportunity for persons incarcerated to further their education and connect with the outside. For a traditional undergraduate student, it is a transformative experience. Dr. Robbie Spivey gives us a glimpse into what it is and why it is important. Hannah Sever reports.

Tweeting Nashville Severe Weather

Will Minkoff runs the Nashville Severe Weather Twitter and blog page. These resources are Nashville s go to resources for information during severe weather events. From tornados to snow to flooding, the group provides dependable real time weather coverage. Kathryn Farris talked to Minkoff about the prevalence of storm anxiety in our community. Following the deadly tornados and flooding in middle Tennessee, he shares insights into the causes of this phenomenon and prevention strategies for storm anxiety. Kathryn Farris reports.

Reflecting On Covid 19

Covid 19 changed our way of life. Lost in the chaos was the social impact it had on students. In March of 2020, students left for spring break only to find that they wouldn t be returning to campus. Blake shares the impact this abrupt change in life had on him and how he has coped. Spencer Barnabee reports. Music by Purple Planet.

Scrolling On Purpose

Technology has been progressing and infiltrating society at break neck speed since 1950. Anxiety and depression diagnoses have followed close behind. Lily Corley explores the correlation and seeks to uncover the path to flourishing in an iWorld. This piece features Dr. Shanna Ray, Associate Dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.

What Could Happen to Me?

It was all very scary. ... I don t know where to start. states a Lipscomb University student who found herself in a situation where she potentially violated the university s alcohol policy. Fear and misunderstanding of the university s alcohol policy often leads to students not wanting to participate or report other, more serious crimes. While the university has an amnesty clause in support of Title IX, this fear can lead to a complex situation. Emma Shananan reports. Written by: Emma Shanahan Produced by: Emma Shanahan Shawna Mann

Fueling Our Life

Food is a critical part of everyday life, and we each choose how we will fuel our bodies through the food we eat. My hope is that by watching this short documentary, you will gain a better understanding of what it takes to eat healthily. and that you will strengthen your desire to do so. Ashlyn Liddle reports in this animated documentary.

Women In Sports

Shawna Mann explores how women at Lipscomb are taking on gender stereotypes in sports and changing a predominantly male industry.

SPORTS EXTRA S2022 Shawna Mann Laney Pack.mp4

This is one of four anchor teams of this semester s SPORTS EXTRA, the final project of Multimedia Storytelling class of the School of Communication at Lipscomb University. This is typically the students first experience with video packages and use of the TV production studio.

SPORTS EXTRA S2022 Macy Grubbs Madison Schomer.mp4

This is one of four anchor teams of this semester s SPORTS EXTRA, the final project of Multimedia Storytelling class of the School of Communication at Lipscomb University. This is typically the students first experience with video packages and use of the TV production studio.

SPORTS EXTRA S2022 Laura Bailey Ben Butcher.mp4

This is one of four anchor teams of this semester s SPORTS EXTRA, the final project of Multimedia Storytelling class of the School of Communication at Lipscomb University. This is typically the students first experience with video packages and use of the TV production studio.

SPORTS EXTRA S2022 Hannah Sever Lydia Coffman.mp4

This is one of four anchor teams of this semester s SPORTS EXTRA, the final project of Multimedia Storytelling class of the School of Communication at Lipscomb University. This is typically the students first experience with video packages and use of the TV production studio.

LUmination News 4 21 2022.mp4

The last program of LUmination News for this semester offers special treats: Worship Arts major Kayla Murphy is highlighted in A Day in the Life, Gracie Simpson shows off an uncanny ability to do basketball trick shots, Shawna Mann visits cookie maker CRUMBL in her last vlog, and instructor (and former student) Cory Woodroof does weather His Way. Spencer Barnabee and Kahwit Tela anchor the show, with Jayme Foltz offers the week s entertainment news and Franzi Decker gives the sports report.

LUmination News 4 14 2022.mp4

The semester is winding down, and this is the next to last LUmination Newscast of the semester! Shawna Mann and Franzi Decker anchor this week, with highlights of A Day in the Life of Bible major David Silva of Columbia, Kathryn Farris reports on the Friends Life Community (which offers opportunities to young adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities), and Franzi and Kahwit try the Whisper Challenge. Lumination News Jayme Folts presents this week s entertainment news, Spencer Barnabee gives the week s weather report, and Kahwit Tela has this week s sports all this and more on the 4 14 version of LUmination News.

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This week, LUmination News highlights A Day in the Life of sophomore Andrew Bowen, plays Car Karaoke with Spencer Barnabee and Gracie Simpson, and considers how women s opportunities are changing in the world and here at Lipscomb. Jayme Foltz and Kahwit Tela anchor the news, while Shawna Mann give the dish on entertainment, Spencer Barnabee gives us this week s weather report, and Franzi Decker talks of the spring sports heating up all this week on LUmination News!

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Shawna Mann Spencer Barnabee anchor the newscast the week of the inauguration of Lipscomb President Candice McQueen. A Day in the Life segment follows student Antonina Lucido as she helps behind the scenes of the inauguration event. Kahwit on the Street has reporter Kahwit Tela asking students about their reactions to the important day at Lipscomb. Kahwit also gives this week s entertainment report, including the firsts at the Oscars (and the slap heard round the world. ). Franzi Decker lets us know about the week s upcoming weather, and Jayme Foltz summarizes the week s sports. All this and more on this week s LUmination News!

LUmination News 3 24 2022.mp4

This week s LUmination News features a quick review of the Russian attack in Ukraine and A Day in the Life with theology ministry student Alexis Cole. Spencer Barnabee reads the book Pros and Cons of Being a Frog, Shawna Mann gives an update on entertainment news, and Franzi Decker presents the week s sports report. Jayme Folz and Kahwit Tela anchor this week s news.

LUmination News 3 10 2022

LUmination News spotlights acting major Jakholbi Murry in this week s A Day in the Life segment, and German student athlete Franzi Decker samples American snack foods for the first time. Shawna Mann and Franzi anchor this week, Jayme Folz serves up the entertainment news, Kahwit Tela gives a weather report, and multi talented Franzi also reports on sports, all this week in this newscast recorded right before Spring Break.

LUmination News 3 2 2022.mp4

After a week s hiatus, LUmination News is back! This week features A Day in the Life with junior animation major Meghan Urbytes, and a sampling of German candy provided by Franzi Decker and sampled by brave Spencer Barnabee. Besides the scenes notes: the class crew are short handed this week, so while Spencer Barnabee and Kahwit Tela anchor, Franzi Decker gives both sports and entertainment news, and producer Shawna Mann also gives the weekly weather report. Another note: we ve installed a new massive softbox light over the anchor desk, and this is the first shot at adjusting the overall lighting and cameras for the new look. The lighting will vary a bit in the coming weeks as this new tool is optimized for our newscast.

LUmination News 2 17 2022.mp4

Our 2 17 22 newscast: with A Day in the Life of Kelle Cates, a music major who also performs. Shawna Mann vlogs about her first experience with Yin Yang Tea. Brooke Baise gives a sports report, Jayme Foltz tells uf upcoming weather, and Shawna Mann tells what s going on in the entertainment world.