“No matter what you go into after school, storytelling will most likely be a vital part of what you do. You have greater impact if you tell a personal story.”
Professor Jack Lugar teaches this philosophy to his students at Anderson University. He joined the full-time faculty in the fall of 2016. Among the classes he has taught are The Art of Storytelling and Screenwriting.
The Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation has awarded an Anderson University alum a spot in the Nancy Weiss Malkiel Scholars Award Program. The program is designed to support junior faculty researching contemporary American history, politics, culture, and society. Lerone Martin BA ’02, an assistant professor of religion and politics at John C. Danforth Center on Religion and Politics at Washington University in St.
John Lee, a junior biochemistry major at Anderson University, hopes to one day work as a doctor with the immigrant and refugee populations. He also has an interest in working in the medical field abroad. Fortunately, he found a way to gain international medical experience while also immersing himself in another culture, thanks to the Atlantis Project.
Anderson University senior Emily Aviles has known she wanted to pursue occupational therapy as a career from the beginning, so when it came time to find an internship, she knew where to start the search. After some research, she found an internship program at the Cincinnati Children’s Hospital in the cardiac rehab center.
On May 13, H.L. and Sandra (Moore) Baker were awarded the William P. Riethmiller Community Partnership Award at the Anderson University President’s Appreciation Dinner. H.L. and Sandy are both AU alumni and distinguished leaders for the university community, the city of Anderson, and in their church, Madison Park Church of God, formerly North Anderson Church of God.