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Wednesday, February 26, 2003

Lincoln’s Spring Open House on March 28 Provides Up-Close Look of University to Potential Undergraduates and Their Parents

Lincoln University, PA (— The Lincoln University campus will take front stage when the University hosts its annual Spring Open House on Friday, March 28, 2003 at Manuel Rivero Hall. Registration for the Open House runs from 9 a.m.–10 a.m., with the main program beginning at 10 a.m.

Each Spring semester, the University invites potential undergraduates and their parents to Lincoln’s main campus in Southern Chester County, Pa. to learn about the University’s academic and financial aid programs and meet the faculty and students. Space is limited. To reserve a place, interested students and parents should contact the Office of Admissions at (800) 790-0191, ext. 3206. For further information, visit Lincoln’s Web site at

The U.S. Postal Service has added to the Lincoln legacy by honoring the achievements of two of the University’s renowned alumni—world-acclaimed poet Langston Hughes ’29, and famed civil rights attorney and U.S. Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall ’30—with commemorative stamps.

Founded in 1854 as the nation’s first Historically Black University, Lincoln University combines the best elements of a liberal arts and sciences-based undergraduate core curriculum and selected graduate programs to meet the needs of students living in a highly technological and global society. The University is nationally recognized as a major producer of African Americans with undergraduate degrees in the physical sciences (biology, chemistry and physics); computer and information sciences; and biological and life sciences

From April 2003 through May 2004, the University will celebrate its sesquicentennial, or 150th anniversary, with an array of campus and external events, activities and announcements. For more information about Lincoln University, please visit us on the Web at

For more information, contact:
Samuel W. Pressley, Director
Howard G. Kelly, Jr. Assistant Director
Lincoln University's Office of Marketing & Communications,
610-932-1094; e-mail:; home: 856-582-9574;

Lincoln University of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
1570 Baltimore Pike, P.O. Box 179, Lincoln University, PA 19352 (484) 365-8000

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