While many college students packed their bags for a spring break with beaches and warm weather, on March 16 a group from Anderson University set off for the Spencer Perkins Center for Reconciliation and Community Development, located in Jackson, Miss.
"It's all about seeing our boys."
That was the sentiment held by Nanette Williams at Day 1 of the Indianapolis Colts' training camp at Anderson University on Sunday. It's safe to say it's the same for the few thousand fans who lined up along University Boulevard, walked through a chute of NFL merchandise and kiosks and sat on bleachers or even in practice field grass just to get a glimpse of their favorite gridiron stars.
Time to break out the blue-and-white jerseys, sunglasses and sun block and take in some professional football (practice) at Anderson University.
The Indianapolis Colts will arrive Saturday for training camp, and for two weeks fans can watch their favorite players go through the motions in preparation for the 2013 season.
The Colts’ first exhibition game will be Aug. 11, when they host the Buffalo Bills. Indy will open the season Sept. 8 with a home date against the Oakland Raiders.
Making a movie, even a five-minute one, isn't about just pointing a camera and shooting. It takes technique, battling Mother Nature, and finding the right people to put it all together and fund it.
"So many things can go wrong, but so many things go right, too," said Brenton Adcock, 16, of Fishers.
This spring, a group of Anderson University students traveled internationally to attend the North American Model United Nations Conference (NAMUN), held at the University of Toronto. AU’s Model UN team was among hundreds of other students working together as delegates to address both current and future international issues.