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Anderson University announces holiday office schedule

Thu, 12/17/2015 - 11:28

AU announces holiday office schedule

Anderson University administrative offices will be closed to observe the Christmas holiday beginning Wednesday, December 23, at 5 p.m. and will re-open on Monday, January 4, at 8 a.m. Campus security officers will maintain normal hours during the extended holiday.

AU welcomes new Student Life staff members

Wed, 11/18/2015 - 09:07

Learn more about the new staff members in the Department of Student Life at Anderson University.

The beginning of the new school year not only brings new students to campus but also new staff to the Anderson University community. This year, AU welcomed many new staff members in the Department of Student Life.

Michael Thigpen

Communication and Design Arts to host Fall Senior Exhibition

Thu, 11/12/2015 - 13:47

The Anderson University Department of Communication and Design Arts will host the Fall Senior Exhibition in the Wilson Galleries starting on Nov. 14.

The Department of Communication and Design Arts at Anderson University will host the opening of the Fall Senior Exhibition on Saturday, Nov. 14, 2015, from 3-5 p.m. in the Jessie C. Wilson Galleries, located above the Krannert Fine Arts Building Breezeway. The event is free and open to the public, and the exhibit will run Nov. 14-Dec. 17, with gallery talks by participating artists on Nov. 16 from 6 to 7 p.m.

Anderson University presents Candles and Carols, Dec. 4

Mon, 11/09/2015 - 10:12

Anderson University presents Candles and Carols, Dec. 4

The Anderson University School of Music, Theatre, and Dance will present the annual “Candles and Carols” Christmas concert on Friday, Dec. 4, 2015 at 7:30 p.m. in Reardon Auditorium. Celebrating the 51st performance, the annual “Candles and Carols” Christmas program revives many memories for those who attend each year.

Seasoned pros bring real-world experience to AU

Thu, 11/05/2015 - 10:12

Anderson University welcomes seasoned professionals Jason Higgs, Feler Bose and Myungsoo Yoo as new faculty members.

Anderson University welcomes new professors who will teach using their real-world experience in the classroom. Among the new professors are a multimedia designer, a graphic designer, and an engineer.

Jason Higgs

Recent AU graduate pursues Arts Journalism Fellowship

Mon, 11/02/2015 - 12:37

Recent AU graduate pursues Arts Journalism Fellowship with The Indianapolis Star

According to Wei-Huan Chen, The Indianapolis Star's arts reporter, the reduction of arts coverage nationwide has prompted organizations to take interest in young journalists’ careers. As of this year, The Indianapolis Star has taken action by initiating an Arts Journalism Fellowship to five beginning journalists.

AU welcomes new faculty and staff members

Fri, 10/30/2015 - 09:19

AU welcomes Jeff Siemon and Anna Epperly new faculty and staff members in the Nicholson Library and School of Education.

Each year, Anderson University welcomes new faculty and staff members onto its campus. This year, AU hired Jeff Siemon, electronic resources librarian, and Anna Epperly, assistant professor of special education.

Jeff Siemon

Familiar faces join faculty

Tue, 10/27/2015 - 09:05

Denna Thompson and Chris Hamlyn

In the School of Nursing and Kinesiology, Anderson University has hired two faculty. Professor Denna Thompson, an instructor in nursing, and Professor Chris Hamlyn, assistant professor in athletic training, have been a part of the Anderson University family for two or more years as adjunct instructors. Now, they continue their journeys with high expectations.

Cole Heberling receives Erskine Award of Excellence

Wed, 10/21/2015 - 14:34

Cole Heberling, former Anderson University baseball standout, received the 14th annual Carl D. Erskine Award of Excellence at the Anderson Rotary Club.

Cole Heberling, a four-year Anderson University baseball standout and 2015 graduate, was presented the 14th Annual Carl D. Erskine Award of Excellence at the Anderson Rotary Club Tuesday.

The award, named after the former major league baseball star and Anderson icon, embodies the qualities displayed by its namesake – teamwork, competitive spirit, fair play and excellence.

AU celebrates 75th anniversary of 'Head of Christ'

Wed, 10/21/2015 - 10:08

One of the most well-known and reproduced pictures of Jesus is celebrating 75 years. In honor of the 75th anniversary of Warner Sallman’s “Head of Christ” painting, which is part of Anderson University’s permanent collection, a special exhibition opens on Saturday, Oct. 24, 1-4 p.m.