Anderson, Indiana

Anderson University hosts variety of summer camps

Wed, 2013-04-10 10:20 -- univcomm
April 10, 2013

Anderson University will offer several summer camps for various ages including music, film, business, and athletics.

"Ever wonder what happens on a college campus during the summer? A lot!,” said AU Provost Dr. Marie Morris. “Come explore, discover, build, improve, and create at AU this summer. We'd love to have you!"

The School of Music, Theatre, and Dance will offer several camps.

AU prepares for commencement weekend, May 11

Mon, 2013-03-25 10:04 -- univcomm
March 25, 2013
Anderson University commencement 2012

Anderson University recently announced that Emmy award-winning Indianapolis television news anchor, Andrea Morehead, will address the graduating class of 2013 during commencement exercises on Saturday, May 11. The 3 p.m. EDT program will be conducted in the Ward Fieldhouse of the Kardatzke Wellness Center. Speaking during Anderson University’s baccalaureate service will be Dr.

Stock trading room sees big return on investment

Fri, 2013-02-22 08:17 -- univcomm
February 22, 2013
Jill Merle teaches in the STAR Trading Room at Anderson University

Above the professor’s head, an LED banner ticks off changes in stock values.

They roll across the screen in a kaleidoscopic blur: “Disney up .01,” “Boeing up .72,” followed by “Welcome to the Falls School of Business.”

Opened one year ago, the STAR Trading Room at Anderson University’s Falls School of Business embeds students in a small-scale simulation of Wall Street’s stock trading room floor.

AU teaches students to spot fraud in the workplace

Fri, 2013-02-08 10:06 -- univcomm
February 8, 2013
Forensic accounting class

Who hasn’t taken a box of paper clips or a few pens home from the company supply room?

“Big deal,” you say. “They’re just pens.”

But what if all your coworkers took something, too? All those small things — a box of thumbtacks here, a roll of toilet paper there — would add up to big losses in the company’s bank book.

Worldwide, businesses lose about $3.5 trillion every year due to frauds committed by their own employees, according to the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners.