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School of Theology News

AU professor to discuss book on Catholic activist

Tue, 2012-02-28 11:29 -- univcomm
February 28, 2012

Born a slave in 1854, Daniel Rudd was owned by a Catholic family in Bardstown, Ky.

That upbringing, and his eventual emancipation and education, led Rudd to become a forward-thinking Catholic activist in America.

“In 1888, he said he believed he would live long enough to see a black man as president of the republic,” said Gary B. Agee, an adjunct professor of church history at the Anderson University School of Theology.

30th annual Newell Lectures to feature Dr. Adela Yarbro Collins

Fri, 2011-09-16 07:55 -- univcomm
September 16, 2011

The Anderson University School of Theology and the Center for Christian Leadership will welcome Dr. Adela Yarbro Collins on Monday, October 10 for the 30th annual Newell Lectures in Biblical Studies.

Collins is the Buckingham Professor of New Testament Criticism and Interpretation at Yale Divinity School. She will present three lectures on the topic “The Earthly Afterlife of Paul” at the following times:

U.S. News and World Report ranks AU among top Midwest universities

Tue, 2011-09-13 08:24 -- univcomm
September 13, 2011

Anderson University (Anderson, Ind.) once again earned a place in the top tier among Regional Universities - Midwest in U.S. News & World Report’s Best Colleges 2012 guidebook. The exclusive rankings, which include more than 1,400 schools nationwide, are available today online, and will also be published in U.S.