Anderson, Indiana


AU alumni gather for breakfast in Indiana governor's office

Wed, 2014-06-04 15:56 -- smgower
June 4, 2014
AU graduates Hannah Brown and Erin Norton helped in hosting the most recent Alumni Links Breakfast in Gov. Pence's office at the Indiana Statehouse.

Anderson University alumni were invited to the Indiana Statehouse for their regular Alumni Links Breakfast on April 16. Unlike other breakfast gatherings, however, this one took place inside the office of Indiana Gov. Mike Pence.

Alumni Links Breakfasts were started about three years ago by the Office of Alumni Relations to encourage a stronger local alumni network. The breakfasts are held at various locations in Indiana to cater to alumni living in or around the state.

AU students win awards at Alpha Chi convention

Mon, 2014-06-02 12:01 -- smgower
June 2, 2014
Seniors Alexis Kaiser (left) and Tricia Haley (right) attended the Alpha Chi National Convention. They both won an award for best paper presented in their discipline.

Two Anderson University students won awards for best research paper presented in their discipline at the Alpha Chi Honor Society National Convention in St. Louis at the end of March.

Alpha Chi is an honor society for upperclassmen college students around the nation. According to the Alpha Chi website, “Membership is limited to the top 10 percent of an institution’s junior, senior and graduate students. Invitation to membership comes only through an institutional chapter."

Rayis named United Way student of the year

Mon, 2014-05-19 09:34 -- univcomm
May 19, 2014

An Anderson University graduate was named United Way Worldwide’s 2014 Student of the Year.

Anna Rayis, Student United Way president at Anderson University and a 2014 graduate of the university, received the award at the national Community Leaders Conference on Thursday at Gaylord National Convention Center in Washington, D.C.

This award recognizes outstanding student leadership of a Student United Way in its work to give back and impact the community.

Business professor prepares students for I-69 Challenge

Mon, 2014-05-19 08:58 -- univcomm
May 19, 2014

Emmett Dulaney, Anderson University associate professor of marketing in the Falls School of Business, has worked with the I-69 Collegiate Innovation Challenge for eight years. The challenge is a business competition hosted by the Grant County Economic Growth Council that allows business students from various schools to compete in the development of business plans. This year’s I-69 Challenge took place in February at the Swan Lake Resort in Plymouth, Ind.