Dr. Brenda Salter McNeil will speak in Chapel on Tuesday and Thursday, March 18 and 20 at 10 a.m. In addition, she will be speaking in an evening service in Reardon Auditorium on Wednesday at 5:30 p.m.
The English as a New Language (ENL) program is now able to provide students with an ENL license, training educators to assist English language learners in the classroom.
Through the federal National Professional Development grant, the ENL program at AU is able to offer ENL licensing and professional development to education students and practitioners.
Senior Xen Riggs from Beaverton, Mich. was the first recipient of the Rev. Billie Roy and Pearl Toon Smith Endowed Christian Education Scholarship Award Fund. The $5,400 scholarship was presented to Riggs outside of the Religious Studies Department on Wednesday, March 5.
The Pearl Toon Smith Endowed Memorial Christian Education Lecture Series was funded by Rev. Billie Roy Smith in memory of Pearl who passed away in January, 1995 after 54 years of marriage. Between 1997 and 2007 ten lectureships were conducted.
The Anderson University School of Music is pleased to present Dr. Kate Boyd of Butler University in recital on Monday evening, March 3rd, at 7:30 p.m. The performance will take place in Austin Performance Hall of Anderson University's Krannert Fine Arts Center. The program will feature Handel’s E Major Keyboard Suite, Beethoven’s Sonata in A-flat major Op. 110, and Variations and Fugue on a Theme by Handel by Johannes Brahms. Earlier on Monday afternoon at 4:00 p.m. Dr.
The Miss Anderson University East Africa competition may be called a “pageant,” but at its core, it is a movement.
The program, held last Thursday, was created to link AU students with those in need in East Africa. This year’s competition featured four young students seeking to represent the university as an ambassador and jump-start a charitable effort of their own making.
There was strong hope among the organizers that each contestant and audience member would be inspired to take action.
New grant money will make it possible for Anderson University to expand its service-learning programs in the coming years.
Indiana Campus Compact, a nonprofit that advocates for civic engagement in higher education, awarded 10 Indiana schools $22,500 each over the next three years.
The money, plus a match of $7,500 from Anderson University, will help teachers integrate service projects into their classes.
Anderson University and the Anderson University Emotional Intelligence "Think Tank" will sponsor the second annual Midwest Emotional Intelligence (EQ) Conference on Wednesday, April 9, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The AU Chorale has set the schedule for its 2008 spring tour March 7-16 in Pennsylvania, New York, Massachusetts, Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana.
Composed of 47 singers from many academic disciplines, the Anderson University Chorale has received national and international recognition, performing throughout the United States and abroad during its 62-year history.
AU alum and Hoosier recording artist Jon McLaughlin had an audience in more than 200 countries on Feb. 24 as he sang "So Close" during the Academy Awards ceremony. Academy Awards for outstanding film achievements of 2007 were presented on Sunday, February 24, 2008, at the Kodak Theatre at Hollywood & Highland Center®, and were televised live by the ABC Television Network. The show was hosted by comedian Jon Stewart.
Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels responded to questions in a forum attended by 300 AU students and faculty in Reardon lobby today.
Students and faculty members presented Daniels with concerns and questions relating to immigration, unemployment, property taxes, education, poverty and homelessness, health care, veteran care, child protective services and more.