Anderson, Indiana


Students study and serve in Spain

Mon, 2012-09-24 08:00 -- univcomm
September 24, 2012

When Anderson University students Mary McDonough and Brielle Bengtson chose to study abroad in Spain, both were looking for different types of experiences.

McDonough, a secondary Spanish major, chose to stay in Seville, one of the larger cities in Spain. Biology and Spanish major Bengtson, on the other hand, hoped to see the rural side of Spain. After weeks of research she chose Granada, a town surrounded by beautiful features.

AU dedicates York Performance Hall and Galleries

Fri, 2012-09-21 08:00 -- univcomm
September 21, 2012

Anderson University will dedicate the York Performance Hall and Galleries on Sun., Sept. 23. The state-of-the-art 24,000 square-foot facility, with a cost of $5 million, adjoins the existing music wing of the Krannert Fine Arts building, bringing together classrooms, rehearsal rooms, and the new performance venue. The performance hall is designed to be a flexible performance space for many ensembles, solo student performances, and visiting artists.

Hall of Fame to add four inductees during Homecoming

Thu, 2012-09-20 08:00 -- univcomm
September 20, 2012

The Anderson University Athletic Hall of Fame is celebrating its 16th year with four new inductees who will be honored at an awards banquet on Saturday, Oct. 6, at 5:30 p.m. The AU Athletic Hall of Fame was started in 1997 by former athletic director Barrett Bates to recognize former Raven athletes, coaches, and contributors to the university. They are chosen by the Hall of Fame committee.

Recent grads further education at Vanderbilt University

Wed, 2012-09-19 14:07 -- univcomm
September 19, 2012

Jill Davis, Melissa Reginelli, and Keith Sayer graduated from Anderson University in May 2011. Each of them decided to further their education at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tenn. Davis and Reginelli are pursuing Master of Theological Studies degrees, while Sayer is pursuing a Master of Divinity.

While each of the alumni had different reasons for attending graduate school, Vanderbilt was their destination of choice because of the stature of the school and the benefits it offered.

Former cross country, track rivals now running for the Ravens

Tue, 2012-09-18 14:50 -- univcomm
September 18, 2012

Lapel graduate Lucas Mendel and Pendleton Heights alum Sam Bayliss figured they were finally done running against each other in cross country and track after they committed to Anderson University.

Then came Monday’s Smith Hall Olympics, where both were entered into the 1,600 meters but were on opposing sides once again. [Photo: Then-Pendleton Heights runner Sam Bayliss, left, and then-Lapel runner Lucas Mendel, right, compete side-by-side during last year’s Arabian Roundup in Pendleton. The pair are now teammates at Anderson University.]