Predominantly Black College Closes After Devastating Ransomware Attack
Lincoln College is officially shutting down after 157 years, bringing the Central Illinois institution's legacy to a brisk end.
May 11, 2022 at 6:20 pm
Lincoln College in Illinois is set to close permanently this week. It’s believed to be the first U.S. college to shut down, in part, because of a cyberattack. That attack combined with the effects of the pandemic became too much to overcome financially. @perryrussom reports. pic.twitter.com/FCLJTkJHXz— The News with Shepard Smith (@thenewsoncnbc) May 9, 2022