Kaufman's win was the first time the winner was not a member of Blake Shelton's or Adam Levine's team.
Kaufman is married with three kids and lives in Indianapolis playing local venues and works as an SAT prep tutor. Follow Josh on Twitter at @IAmJoshKaufman.
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.
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.
Fidgeting with his graduation gown and ceremonial hood, Benjamin Brouhaud wiped the sweat from his forehead and straightened his cap.
In less than an hour, Brouhaud, who is from the Ivory Coast of Africa, would graduate from Anderson University with his master’s in finance, which he said would put him one step closer to his real dream.
“I’m trying to own my own business and now I think I can do it in two to three years,” he said.
In July, their mother, Mary Jo, will receive a masters degree from AU. [Photo: Mary Jo Hales and her triplets, from left, Jon, Rebecca and Sarah will all be graduating from Anderson University.]
Anderson University recently announced that Brian Williams has been hired as the men’s and women’s track and cross country coach. Williams previously served as the assistant track and cross country coach at Ball State University (2013) and Anderson University (1988-99). He also coached track and cross country at the high school and junior high level.
Anderson University recently honored Dr. Rebecca Hull and Crysti Luna with John A. Morrison Awards for their commitment and service to AU. In addition, the university presented the MOSAIC Award to Dr. Marian Osborne Berky, and the Golden Compass Award to Professor Deborah Miller Fox. The awards were presented May 8 during the university’s annual faculty/staff recognition luncheon.