Anderson, Indiana


Heaton named 2011-12 Jeeninga Fellow in Archaeology

Wed, 2012-04-11 11:29 -- univcomm
April 11, 2012

Robert Heaton, a Master of Theological Studies Thesis Track student at the Anderson University School of Theology, has been chosen as the 2011-12 Jeeninga Fellow in Archaeology. Heaton’s proposal focuses on digging at Tel Hazor, Israel, in a program offered by The Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Hazor is one of the early cities mentioned in the Old Testament during the conquest of Canaan by Joshua.

PR students team up with filmmakers to promote “Blue like Jazz”

Wed, 2012-04-11 07:55 -- univcomm
April 11, 2012

“Who better to promote our movie than the kids it was made for?” Dan Merrell asked. Merrell is the president and CEO of Propeller, the marketing and communications agency of record for Blue Like Jazz the Movie. The film, based on Donald Miller’s New York Times best-selling book of the same name, opens nationwide on Friday, April 13.

Anderson University receives community outreach grant

Thu, 2012-04-05 10:01 -- univcomm
April 5, 2012

The Anderson University Falls School of Business recently announced the receipt of a grant from the Indiana Campus Compact, which will be used to fund a Listening to Communities event on May 1, 2012. Dr. Rebecca Haskett, grant recipient and professor of management, will address service learning class projects and skills for employment at the event.

Experiencing Lil’ Sibs in 2012

Thu, 2012-03-29 09:00 -- univcomm
March 29, 2012
Once each February, the Campus Activities Board hosts an event called Lil’ Sibs weekend. This is a time where Anderson University’s campus warmly invites siblings, cousins, and friends of current AU students to experience the atmosphere on campus. This year from February 10-12, the campus was full of excitement and joy as siblings, relatives, and old friends reunited for a weekend of fun.

AU senior named Newman Civic Fellow by Campus Compact

Wed, 2012-03-28 09:00 -- univcomm
March 28, 2012

Anderson University senior Ryan Petter, a native of Springfield, Ill., was recently named a Newman Civic Fellow by Campus Compact based in Boston, Mass. Campus Compact’s member college and university presidents from across the country nominated 162 college student leaders for the 2012 class of Newman Civic Fellows. Through service, community-based research, and advocacy, the 2012 class of Newman Civic Fellows are making the most of their college experiences to better understand themselves and the root causes of some of the most pressing social issues.

AU starts Wellness Challenge program at MCCHC

Tue, 2012-03-27 09:00 -- univcomm
March 27, 2012

Anyone walking through the Madison County Community Health Center (MCCHC) on Thursday, Jan. 19, could hear the upbeat Latin American music, the stomping of feet, and the shrills of laughter as eight MCCHC employees worked their way through Zumba and core-strengthening exercises. It was the first of a six-week workshop MCCHC and AU are putting on to promote employee wellness.

AU alum Dr. Matthew R. Kutz receives Fulbright Scholar award

Fri, 2012-03-23 16:16 -- univcomm
March 23, 2012

Dr. Matthew Kutz (BA '95) has been awarded a Fulbright Scholar grant to lecture at the Kigali Health Institute in Rwanda during the 2012-2013 academic year, according to the United States Department of State and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board. He currently serves as Clinical Education Coordinator of Athletic Training at Bowling Green State University.