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(Springfield, IL.) The Lincoln Academy of Illinois thinks April 11th is the perfect date for the release of its The Lincoln Laureates podcast series’ inaugural season episode with award-winning broadcast journalist Mort Crim’s conversing with astronaut and Lincoln Laureate, Capt. James Lovell Jr. Afterall, April 11th marks the 51st anniversary of the historic launch of […]
(Springfield, IL.) The Lincoln Academy of Illinois chose Women’s History Month to introduce its “The Lincoln Laureates” podcast episode with Laureate Sheila Crump Johnson as the latest addition to its podcast’s inaugural season lineup. The American businesswoman has the distinguished honor of being the first woman to be a stakeholder in three professional sports franchises […]
Features conversations between award winning journalists and the world’s Lincoln Laureates. (Springfield, IL) What do American composer, pianist, songwriter, singer, and former child piano prodigy Emily Bear, television journalist, television producer, narrator, and news anchor Bill Kurtis, and award-winning author, columnist, and television political commentator George Will have in common? Answer: all three are Lincoln […]
Click here to view the PDF version of this press release. November 2020 Five Illinoisans from history added to Lincoln Academy Hall of Fame SPRINGFIELD – Five Illinoisans who made a significant impact on the history of the state and nation have been inducted into The Lincoln Academy of Illinois Hall of Fame. Those inducted […]
Harold Holzer is a 2009 Lincoln Laureate. The 3rd annual ALPL Foundation and ALPLM will feature a zoom conversation with Mr. Holzer, a Lincoln scholar and author. The gala will benefit a campaign to secure a permanent home for the Lincolniana collection. Tickets are $25 to $500. For information call the ALPLM at 217-557-5589 or […]
Click here to view the PDF version of this press release. May 11, 2020 SPRINGFIELD – Six Illinoisans who made a significant impact on the history of the state and nation have been inducted into the The Lincoln Academy of Illinois Hall of Fame. Those inducted are: Judge David Davis, Enrico Fermi, William Le Baron […]