Anderson, Indiana


Recent grad receives award from National Council on Family Relations

Wed, 2012-07-18 12:17 -- univcomm
July 18, 2012

As a student at Anderson University, Michelle Willhelm was enthusiastic and involved in family science and youth leadership development. The 2012 graduate was passionate about her studies and strove for academic excellence in the classroom, while also taking advantage of many opportunities that would prepare her for a career in a family science and a youth leadership development role.

Kern gains professional experience through fitness internship

Mon, 2012-07-16 12:15 -- univcomm
July 16, 2012

While some Anderson University students’ summer plans include returning home, other students will venture into a variety of internships destined to prepare them for meaningful careers. At a time when these students anticipate what their summer will hold, others find themselves looking back on their experiences, thankful for the knowledge gained and the connections made.

AU student Melissa Strich receives Gold ADDY award

Fri, 2012-07-13 12:12 -- univcomm
July 13, 2012

Anderson University student Melissa Strich recently received a Gold ADDY award by the East Central Indiana chapter of the American Advertising Federation. Strich, a junior visual communication design major, won the award in the student category for a logo she created in support of the “Called Out” youth ministry conference at Anderson University.

Community Hospital names Beth Tharp as new CEO

Thu, 2012-07-12 09:20 -- univcomm
July 12, 2012

Anderson University alumna Beth Tharp AS '80, MBA '05 was named president and CEO of Community Hospital Anderson on Tuesday.

Tharp has worked at the hospital since 1980, when she was hired as a staff nurse. She has served as vice president of Patient Care Services over the past 13 years.

She was selected after a nationwide search, and will take on her new role later this year.

“I’m thrilled about the appointment, I’ve been a part of Community my entire life and career,” Tharp said.

Admissions staff shows passion for the job

Thu, 2012-07-05 11:56 -- univcomm
July 5, 2012

Anderson University is continually refining the admissions process while maintaining and upholding the university’s core values. The mission of Anderson University is to “educate for a life of faith and service in the church and society.” Achieving this takes an exceptional admissions staff dedicated to service and committed to the mission of the university.