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University City Commission

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The purpose of the UCC is to deepen and broaden the relationship between Lenoir-Rhyne University, the City of Hickory, and their students and residents.  The focus is on growing the student body's presence and interaction in the community and increasing the young adult population in Hickory, while enhancing the collegiate atmosphere and promoting school pride throughout the community. 

This board meets on the 2nd Wednesday of even numbered months from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. at City Hall in the Third Floor Conference Room.




              Lenoir-Rhyne University Members

              Leah Beth Hubbard

              Terry Phillips

              Nick Robison

              Devin Osborne (Student Appointment)

              Brooke Lawrence (Student Appointment)

              City of Hickory Appointed Committee Members

              Constance Snyder 

              Brandon Pope

              Taylor Newton

              Additional Representatives

              Amy Ogle – HDDA Executive Director

              Lindsay Keisler – Catawba County Chamber of Commerce President

              City Staff Liaison

If you are interested in applying for this commission, please submit a Boards and Commissions Application.

For more information, please contact the UCC Staff Liaison at 828-323-7400.