School of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences


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Other Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences Programs

In addition to liberal arts degree programs, minors, and graduate programs the Paul V. Hamilton School of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences is home to Arts in the Gap, Music at LMU, the Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC), Theatre program and Pre-Law Majors.  A number of student clubs also have their homes with the School, including the English Honor Society Sigma Tau Delta, SHARE club (Social Work) the LMU History Club, the Alpha Beta Epsilon Chapter of the American Criminal Justice Association, and the Mu Nu chapter of Phi Alpha Theta, the international honor society in history. 


Our Mission and Values

The mission of the School of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences is to provide academic programs and General Education courses that cultivate the skills and perspectives essential for preparing university students for productive participation and leadership in a rapidly changing world.  Inspired by the enduring principles of Abraham Lincoln's life and legacy, the School of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences strives to promote research, innovation, scholarship, and creative expression.  At the heart of the LMU liberal arts experience is a commitment to a tradition and standard of excellence that fosters students' intellectual, moral, civic, and creative capacities and aspirations in service to humanity through the advancement of life in the Appalachian region and beyond. 





School News

Masks in class November 3, 2020

LMU to Continue Seated Classes For Spring Semester

Lincoln Memorial University (LMU) President Clayton Hess announced today the decision to continue seated courses and the on-campus experience for the Spring 2021 semester. Social distancing and enhanced safety practices, including wearing masks, will continue for students, faculty and staff, with limited events and visitors allowed on campus during the spring semester.

sigmataudeltabookortreat October 29, 2020

Sigma Tau Delta English Honor Society Sponsors Book or Treat

The Lincoln Memorial University chapter of Sigma Tau Delta International English Honor Society was awarded a $500 community service project grant and hosted a Halloween Book or Treat fundraiser to add to the donation total for the library at the newly built Candy’s Creek Cherokee Elementary School in Cleveland, Tennessee.

redflagsatevery October 29, 2020

LMU Share Club Sponsors Red Flag Campaign

LMU Share Club members recognized Domestic Violence Abuse Month this October by sponsoring the Red Flag Campaign. The public awareness initiative is designed to prevent dating violence by teaming up with colleges and universities across America.