Anderson, Indiana


Students experience international diplomacy through Model UN

Wed, 2012-05-30 07:55 -- univcomm
May 30, 2012

Imagine an opportunity on campus that allowed students to experience what it’s like to be within the United Nations. Fortunately, Anderson University has such a program: the Model United Nations, which allows students to work together to research and learn about countries. The students then take that knowledge to conferences and represent a country as if they were the UN ambassadors.

Tom Slyder resigns as AU Men’s Basketball Coach

Tue, 2012-05-29 10:35 -- univcomm
May 29, 2012

Anderson University head men’s basketball coach Tom Slyder recently resigned to accept a position as the head men's basketball coach at North Park University in Chicago, Ill. North Park is a Div. III school that competes in the College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin (CCIW).

“Tom has been a great representative of Anderson University as a player, assistant coach and very successful head coach,” said Brent Baker, Vice President for Student Affairs. “We are very sorry to see him go and wish him the very best.”

AU announces temporary paid and volunteer positions for Colts camp

Fri, 2012-05-25 10:27 -- univcomm
May 25, 2012

Anderson University is seeking individuals interested in working as temporary parking attendants and security personnel during the 2012 Indianapolis Colts Training Camp. About 80-100 people will be hired as temporary parking attendants and security personnel for the July 28 - Aug. 17 camp at Anderson University.

AU brings career recruiters to campus

Thu, 2012-05-24 07:55 -- univcomm
May 24, 2012

Anderson University is working hard to give students a competitive edge when it comes to finding employment. In a society where networking is crucial to any job search, AU strives to increase the number of recruiters visiting campus to meet and interview students. Countless students have used this process to find co-ops, internships, job shadows, and even full-time employment.

AU to host kick-off event for North American Convention, June 22

Wed, 2012-05-23 07:55 -- univcomm
May 23, 2012

Anderson University will present a special evening of music to open the North American Convention of the Church of God on Friday, June 22, at 7 p.m. in Reardon Auditorium. “A Shared Heritage” celebrates the shared history of music between the Church of God and the AU School of Music, Theatre, and Dance.

BOUND officers attend Justice Conference

Tue, 2012-05-22 07:55 -- univcomm
May 22, 2012

Four Anderson University students attended the Justice Conference earlier this year, thanks to scholarships from the university’s Peace and Conflict Transformation (PACT) program. The four students are officers in BOUND, an anti-human trafficking group on campus that focuses on fundraising, informing the public, and taking action in the community to engage in justice. The conference helped them pursue their mission of spreading justice locally and globally.

Honors seniors share projects at Scholars' SOAR

Fri, 2012-05-18 07:55 -- univcomm
May 18, 2012

Scholar’s Student Orientation, Advising, and Registration weekend (SOAR) is always an exciting weekend for the prospective scholar students at Anderson University. This year, however, they had extra cause for anticipation: the seniors of the Honors Program each presented their seminar projects at SOAR for the first time in the program’s history.

AU Walking Man Project will benefit student aid

Wed, 2012-05-16 08:24 -- univcomm
May 16, 2012

The Anderson University Department of Art+Design has teamed up with the Walking Man Project to join the community exhibition.

Similar to the CowParade in Chicago and the Major League Baseball statues on parade in New York City, the Walking Man Project is a community display of 10-foot Walking Man statues with an emphasis on moving and thinking forward.