Anderson University recently announced that Brian Williams has been hired as the men’s and women’s track and cross country coach. Williams previously served as the assistant track and cross country coach at Ball State University (2013) and Anderson University (1988-99). He also coached track and cross country at the high school and junior high level.
Anderson University recently honored Dr. Rebecca Hull and Crysti Luna with John A. Morrison Awards for their commitment and service to AU. In addition, the university presented the MOSAIC Award to Dr. Marian Osborne Berky, and the Golden Compass Award to Professor Deborah Miller Fox. The awards were presented May 8 during the university’s annual faculty/staff recognition luncheon.
Anderson University junior Tyler Dague, a communication arts major with an arts journalism cognate, will be interning this summer in New York City at Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts. Dague will be working with their Visitors Services Department, giving tours of the facilities, providing pre-show and post-show briefings, working on public relations materials for Lincoln Center's summer festival, and assisting with events.
Anderson University junior Ethan Wells received an Indiana Broadcasters Association (IBA) Scholarship for the fall of 2014.
“I am delighted but not surprised to hear that the Indiana Broadcasters Association have awarded a scholarship to Ethan," said Dr. Don Boggs, professor of communication arts. "He has been a dedicated student and also a valued employee at WQME 98.7 FM. We are fortunate to have him at Anderson University.”
With project topics ranging from finding joy in Beethoven's ninth symphony to the use of anabolic steroids in sports, there was something for every student at Anderson University's annual day for scholars.
The day was a celebration of sorts, where students, mostly juniors and seniors, shared projects they have been working on for a full semester. [Editor's note: View a Flickr album slideshow featuring Scholars' Day.]
Student United Way (SUW) at Anderson University and L’amifidel, a campus social club, will work together to host its first-ever community rummage sale on Saturday, May 3 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the courtyard behind Smith and Martin Hall on Anderson University’s campus.
Money raised from the sale will help pay for service projects in Madison County.
More than 40 Anderson University undergraduate students will present research during the 5th annual AU Scholars' Day on April 29 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Reardon Auditorium Lobby. The event will feature poster presentations from a wide range of academic disciplines at AU.