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AU Chorale spring tour dates and locations announced

Thu, 03/03/2016 - 08:59

2016 chorale group

The Anderson University Chorale has set the schedule for its 2016 spring tour, March 11-20, in Pennsylvania, New York, Ohio and Indiana. 

AU student Alysa Craigie shares experience studying in France

Wed, 03/02/2016 - 08:52

Alysa Craigie's study abroad experience in France

Anderson University student Alysa Craigie’s study abroad experience last summer was different from most — she didn’t take any classes.  

New faculty member brings expertise in personal branding

Tue, 03/01/2016 - 11:16

Ray Sylvester brings personal branding expertise to Anderson University

“Personal branding” is a popular idea today. It is also a necessary skill for Anderson University students graduating from almost every discipline — from music business to Christian ministries. Personal branding allows individuals to intentionally share who they are. In fact, the idea of personal branding is so important to young people entering the workforce today that the Falls School of Business has hired a professor with just that subject in mind.

AU hosts CD preview event honoring the music of hospice care

Mon, 02/29/2016 - 09:16

AU hosts CD preview event honoring the music of hospice care

Through a partnership between St.Vincent Home Health and Hospice and Anderson University’s Orangehaus Records, a special CD titled Gone from My Sight will be previewed and released Sunday, March 6, at 3 p.m. in York Performance Hall. The preview will honor hospice patients as well as hospice nurses. Included in the program will be pre-recorded video reflections, stories about hospice care, and a slide show describing the making of the CD.

Anderson University receives all-clear after bomb threat

Thu, 02/25/2016 - 12:49

Post 3:53 p.m. on February 25, 2016:

This morning, Anderson University received a nonspecific bomb threat via email. The message was sent to multiple offices on campus. After searching all primary buildings on the campus, law enforcement agencies have given AU the “all-clear.”

AU alumni serve in leadership positions internationally

Thu, 02/25/2016 - 10:53

AU alumni serve in leadership positions internationally

Many students are able to serve different cultures through Tri-S trips during their time at Anderson University, but the international missions experience continues after graduation for some alumni. Both Dan and Christy Kihm, 2003 graduates, and Joshua and Audrey Weiger, who graduated in 2007 and 2006 respectively, are currently serving in Europe with Three Worlds, a Church of God ministry. For both couples, their time at AU helped develop and grow their passion for global ministry.

AU student Erin Grimes shares experience studying in Chile

Wed, 02/24/2016 - 11:51

AU student Erin Grimes shares experience studying in Chile

Students at Anderson University studying a second language study abroad in a country that speaks the language they are learning. These experiences help students gain a different perspective about other cultures and encourage learning, personal growth and confidence in what they are studying. 

Freedom: A History of US exhibit connects history with today’s challenges

Tue, 02/23/2016 - 11:40

Freedom: A History of US exhibit connects history with today’s challenges

With a vision to connect the world with knowledge, Anderson University’s Nicholson Library is hosting the exhibit Freedom: A History of US through March 11. 

Dr. Janet Brewer, Nicholson Library’s director, hopes the community will see the significance of this exhibit in correlation to the election in November. 

Wilson Galleries opens competitive Juried Student Exhibit, Feb. 27

Mon, 02/22/2016 - 14:35

Wilson Galleries opens competitive Juried Student Exhibit, Feb. 27

The Jessie C. Wilson Galleries in Krannert Fine Arts Center at Anderson University will host the annual Juried Student Exhibitions Feb. 27-March 24. Helen Sanematsu, associate professor of Visual Communication Design at the Herron School of Art and Design in Indianapolis, will serve as the exhibition juror. The opening reception and award ceremony will take place on Saturday, Feb. 27, from 3 to 5 p.m. Sanematsu, will give a lecture at 4 p.m.

Anderson University alumnus is rocking it to a cure

Thu, 02/18/2016 - 14:27

AU alum, David Kriebel, helped start not-for-profit Rock it to a Cure.

Five years ago, Anderson University alum David Kriebel, helped create a not-for-profit organization. It was a move he never expected to make, yet one that has made a difference for so many.

The organization is Rock it to a Cure (RITAC), and it works with other charities to raise money through an annual concert event. RITAC aims to partner with charities involved in research for cures of childhood diseases and those with special needs..