Anderson, Indiana


AU student's story highlights importance of AED accessibility

Tue, 2013-01-22 11:39 -- univcomm
January 22, 2013

The first time Drew Brantley’s heart stopped, he was dead for at least four minutes.

It was during a basketball game at his high school in Kokomo, and he collapsed on the floor.

“I was a three-sport athlete in pretty good shape, physically,” said Brantley, now a 20-year-old sophomore at Anderson University. “If it could happen to me, it could happen to anybody.” [Photo: Anderson University sophomore Drew Brantley is framed in the Eternal Flame in front of AU's Decker Hall.]

Adult education student finds opportunity abroad

Fri, 2013-01-18 09:25 -- univcomm
January 18, 2013
Brett Edmond

It is common to hear about undergraduate students traveling abroad for educational purposes; however, Brett Edmond is not a typical student. A 27-year-old adult education student at Anderson University, Edmond recently traveled to China for a semester. Through spending time in a different culture, Edmond strengthened his second-language skills and learned some of the greatest lessons of his life.

AU junior meets Carrie Underwood

Tue, 2013-01-15 10:36 -- univcomm
January 15, 2013
Carrie Underwood and Haley Burger

Driving home from school, Anderson University student Haley Burger, a junior from Lafayette, Ind., began “jamming out” to the radio as part of her daily routine. In between songs, the radio host announced a chance to win tickets to the Carrie Underwood concert in Noblesville, Ind. Pushing it to the back of her mind, it was four days later when Burger remembered the sweepstakes and decided to enter.

Exhibit features weavings by Smith and Lessman-Moss

Fri, 2013-01-11 09:42 -- univcomm
January 11, 2013

The Jessie C. Wilson Galleries at Anderson University is proud to present an exhibition entitled Source and Sequence: Weavings by Sherri Smith and Janice Lessman-Moss. The exhibit is open from January 20 - February 15 with an opening reception and artist lecture on Sunday, January 20 from 3 - 5 p.m. in the Wilson Galleries.

[Photo caption: Above: Janice Lessman-Moss, #417 Below: Sherri Smith, "Star Cluster in X-ray"]