Fifth Street Communications® was started five years ago in order to create a professional experience for students studying public relations at Anderson University. The firm was recently awarded National Affiliation by PRSSA (Public Relations Student Society of America).
If you went to summer camp as a kid, you probably remember hiking, arts and crafts and s’more s’mores than any person could reasonably eat.
But what if you’d also gotten to tour Indianapolis Motor Speedway or the Lucas Oil Stadium? Or met executives from pro sports teams like the Pacers or Indianapolis Indians?
Lizbeth Barajas is a junior at Anderson University, double majoring in exercise science and Spanish. Aside from her studies, she devotes a portion of her time to serving and volunteering. Barajas has been a volunteer with Young Life, a faith-based student outreach ministry, since 2011. Throughout her time serving as a volunteer, she saw a great need within the program to reach the Hispanic community.
A class project for an Anderson University Department of Communication Arts class recently won a Student Emmy® from The Lower Great Lakes Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences on June 1. "Indianapolis Island" won for the category of Student: Arts and Entertainment/Cultural Affairs.
For many years, the Career Development Center (CDC) has served the students of Anderson University by advising on topics such as résumés, cover letters, interviewing, declaring a major, and navigating life after graduation. Previously, students had to schedule an appointment to receive advising from the CDC. However, because students’ schedules are filled with many obligations, the CDC created new drop-in hours.
Having recently returned from his 15th mission trip to Costa Rica, Fred Shively has now completed 71 of these journeys to other parts of the world.
As a recently retired religious studies professor and the former director of the ministry education program at Anderson University, he has been closely tied to the Tri-S program, which offers students cultural experiences with a purpose.
Due to overwhelming demand following the announcement of the Woven Threads concert this fall, Anderson University alumna and award-winning Christian artist Sandi Patty, along with legendary gospel performers Bill and Gloria Gaither, will present a second identical benefit concert with other musically accomplished AU alumni on Sept. 22 at 4 p.m. in the York Performance Hall on the AU campus.