For three days, Aug. 27-30, AU campus will be abuzz with incoming freshmen, fun and fellowship as part of New Student Orientation. This year’s campus theme, "Exercising Freedom," is taken from Biblical passage, Galatians 5:13.
During his 40 years at Anderson University, Barry Callen served as a professor, college dean, and seminary dean at the School of Theology.
If that wasn't enough to keep busy, he found time to become a published author of 34 non-fiction books.
Though she officially retired from the School of Education in December 2008, Nancy Moller will never stop teaching. She will now be giving life lessons and her pupil count has been reduced to 18 – all grandchildren.
"I have been promoted from professor to grandmother. That’s how I look at it," she says, laughing.
Twelve aspiring entrepreneurs descended upon Anderson University’s campus last week hoping to create the perfect product pitch.
They spent hours planning, filming and editing one-minute infomercials for their product and mingling with other entrepreneurs who had already established their own companies and products.
Anderson University is one of the best colleges and universities in the Midwest according to The Princeton Review. Posted July 27, 2009, the education services company selected the school as one of 158 institutions it profiles in its "Best in the Midwest" section of its Web site feature 2010 Best Colleges: Region by Region.
In difficult economic times, a number of AU students are providing needed assistance and gaining valuable experience through summer internships. Through the INvision program, students are able to complete such internships which help them develop the necessary skills and professional relationships, giving them the edge in an increasingly competitive job market.
Coming to Anderson University to study social work, 2007 graduate Kristin Flaugh was a long way from Meadville, Pa. Little did Flaugh know, her time at AU would prepare her for five international abroad experiences, including her recent trip over 6,400 miles away from home.