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Exercise Science faculty member shares running journey

Thu, 2010-08-05 08:00 -- univcomm
August 5, 2010

It’s the sound of thousands of feet hitting the pavement, over and over again. It’s the sound of the heart pounding against your chest and the sweat dripping down your face. The signs mock you as they fly past with promises of an end in sight: mile 21, mile 22, mile 23. Then a feeling of effortlessness settles over you and it seems you could do this forever. Running a marathon is not for the faint at heart, and yet those emotions and experiences are something Fred Miller lives for. Dr.

Sisters familiar with working for Colts

Tue, 2010-08-03 13:48 -- univcomm
August 3, 2010

Traveling over 600 miles away from their home of Nowata, Okl., Anderson University alums Susie (Hendrickson) Peters and Debbie (Hendrickson) Finn found themselves at a familiar place. Their father Kendall Hendrickson graduated in 1967 while their mother Donna (Vaught) Hendrickson attended AU for two years. Finn remembers how excited she was to graduate high school and go to the same college as her sister, Susie, and brothers Andy ('88) and Jon ('92).

Difficult times tested, strengthened alumni couple

Tue, 2010-07-27 08:15 -- univcomm
July 27, 2010

By Deborah Shouse for the Kansas City Star

Sharon Burchett wasn’t thrilled with the guy her cousin wanted her to meet. But when they went on a double date, Dick Lawrenz, a 22-year-old seminary student at Anderson University in Anderson, Ind., found 20-year-old Sharon feisty, attractive, and interesting.

“She appeared to be the type of girl I wanted to date,” Dick says.