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AU to host Haider Newmani for Peace and Conflict Transformation Lecture Series

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 08:11

Headshot of Haider Newmani, PACT Lecture Speaker
 

Anderson, Ind. -- At 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 6, the Peace and Conflict Transformation (PACT) program will host Haider Newmani for the third installment in their four-part lecture series in Reardon Auditorium. The PACT lecture series is an opportunity to hear from those who have devoted their lives to educating others on matters of forgiveness and reconciliation, as well as those who educate us on injustice and oppression throughout the world.

Anderson University’s Boze Lyric Theatre presents Opera Double Bill, March 2-4

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 08:15

Image that reads "The Unicorn in the Garden" and "Meanwhile, Back at Cinderella's"

Anderson, Ind. -- Anderson University’s Boze Lyric Theatre will present an opera double bill, "The Unicorn in the Garden" and "Meanwhile, Back at Cinderella's," premiering March 2 at Byrum Hall. Showtimes include evening performances March 2 and 3 at 7:30 p.m. and a matinee performance on March 4 at 2:30 p.m.

AU presents Juried Student Exhibition and Juror’s Exhibit "It's a Good Start"

Tue, 02/13/2018 - 11:41

Graphic card for Its a Good Start show
 

Anderson, Ind. -- Anderson University will present a juried student exhibition in the Jessie C. Wilson Gallery of the Krannert Fine Arts Center from March 2 through April 6, with an opening reception at 6-8 p.m., Friday, March 2. This year’s professional designer jurors, presenting an exhibit entitled “It’s a Good Start,” will give an artist talk during the opening at 7 p.m.

Anderson University Featured in 2018 I’m First! Guide to College

Tue, 02/06/2018 - 09:31

Strive for College, College Partner, 2017-2018 badge

Anderson, Ind. -- Anderson University has recently partnered with Strive for College, a nonprofit organization that supports first-generation college students, and works with colleges and universities to promote and strengthen their efforts on behalf of these students. As a part of this partnership, AU has been recognized in the 2018 I’m First! Guide to College, a comprehensive college guidebook with articles, advice, and interactive planning curriculum.

Situation Room Opening and Former Counterterrorism Director to speak at AU, Feb. 14

Wed, 01/31/2018 - 16:17

Headshot of Matthew Olsen

Anderson, Ind. -- On Wednesday, Feb. 14, Anderson University will open a new Situation Room for the Security Studies Program. A ribbon-cutting ceremony and reception will take place from 4-5 p.m. in Decker Hall, Room 377. The National Security Studies Fellows will also host Matthew G. Olsen, former director of the National Counterterrorism Center, to speak at 7 p.m. in York Performance Hall. A media session will follow at 8:30 p.m.

AU to host Rev. Sharon Risher for Peace and Conflict Transformation Lecture Series

Mon, 01/29/2018 - 16:41

Headshot of Sharon Risher

Anderson, Ind. -- At 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 13, the Peace and Conflict Transformation (PACT) program will host Rev. Sharon Risher for the second installment in their four-part lecture series in Reardon Auditorium at Anderson University.

Anderson University to host VEX Robotics Competition in Reardon Auditorium, Feb. 3

Mon, 01/22/2018 - 10:13

Three students control their robots for competition while spectators look on.

Anderson, Ind. -- On Saturday, Feb. 3, Anderson University’s School of Science and Engineering will host junior high and high school students in Reardon Auditorium for a VRC-level VEX Robotics competition. A total of 36 teams will participate, and the event is free and open to the public.

Anderson University to host over 15 camps on campus this summer

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 10:04

Coach holds a soccer ball for a young child to kick at Soccer Camp

Anderson, Ind. -- Anderson University will host a wide variety of camps and pre-college experiences on campus for the 2018 summer season. These will include athletic camps for boys and girls from ages 3-18, as well as pre-college experiences in music, dance, design, STEM, and filmmaking for high school students. In 2017, AU camps brought over 600 students and their families to the city of Anderson.

Anderson University presents "Marc Chagall and the Bible" in Wilson Gallery

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 09:27

A collage of images of Chagall's work.

Anderson, Ind. -- Anderson University will present an exhibition of Marc Chagall and the Bible. The exhibit will be held in the Jessie C. Wilson Gallery of the Krannert Fine Arts Center from Jan. 19 through Feb. 23, with an opening reception at 6-7 p.m., Friday, Jan. 26.

Former Director of CIA to speak at Anderson University on Jan. 18

Tue, 01/09/2018 - 08:16

Headshot of John Brennan, Former Director of the CIA

Anderson, Ind. -- On Jan. 18, John Brennan, former director of CIA, will be speaking at Anderson University. Brennan will provide an address at an open forum from 7-8:30 p.m. in York Performance Hall, following a meeting with Anderson University students majoring in national security studies. The open forum is free and open to the public.