Prayer Ministry sees changes with new leader

Tue, 11/21/2017 - 15:04

Students of Prayer Ministry sit on bleachers and smile for the camera

With every year and every new leader, Anderson University’s campus prayer ministry takes new form. This year Michaela McCurdy, sophomore biology major and Spanish complimentary major, is revamping the ministry as the student leader.

Unveiling the Vision: Behind the Scenes of VisionRevision

Mon, 11/20/2017 - 10:30

Student filming another student who is playing the guitar

Once a semester, chapel becomes a platform for art in action. Dancers jump and twirl, poets bring life to their verses, and artists sketch out their testimonies. Lights dim in the auditorium as musicians strum their guitars and sing out lyrics of praise. VisionRevision is not a typical chapel performance; it is an outlet for expression.

Anderson University presents annual “Candles and Carols” Christmas concert

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 09:09

Wide shot of Reardon Auditorium during Candles and Carols

Anderson, Ind. -- The Anderson University School of Music, Theatre, and Dance will present the 53rd annual “Candles and Carols” Christmas concert on Friday, Dec. 1, 2017, at 7:30 p.m. in Reardon Auditorium. The event is free and open to the public.

Sport marketing majors gain hands-on experience at top Indianapolis sport complexes

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 08:55

Sport marketing students pose at the Top Golf facility in Fishers

On Nov. 7, Professor Anna Stumpf led a field trip to Indianapolis for students in the sport marketing program. They visited the new Top Golf facility in Fishers, the Indianapolis Colts Complex, and Bankers Life Fieldhouse for a meeting with the Pacers organization, and a Pacers game.

AU's Falls lived 'what he believed'

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 10:02

Headshot of Dr. Glenn Falls

Professor Emeritus Dr. Robert Glenn Falls, namesake of Anderson University's Falls School of Business, passed away on Nov. 10, 2017, after a short illness. 

ANDERSON – To those who knew him at Anderson University and across Madison County, he was a teacher, mentor, community partner and friend.

But more than that, to many he encountered throughout his 95 years, Robert Glenn Falls was an inspiration.

AU’s School of Science and Engineering welcomes two new professors

Headshots of Dr. Willis Troy and Dr. Kyung Shin Kang

Anderson University’s School of Science and Engineering welcomed two new professors to their faculty at the start of the fall semester. Dr. Willis Troy and Dr. Kyung Shin Kang have been crucial additions to the faculty, and will continue to serve in helping the School of Science and Engineering achieve their present and future goals.

AU women’s soccer head coach Jennifer Myhre named HCAC Coach of the Year

Maddie Martin, senior named to the first team all-HCAC, is shown about to kick the soccer ball.

Anderson, Ind. -- Anderson University women’s soccer head coach Jennifer Myhre has been named the 2017 Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Coach of the Year. The women's soccer team is coming off one of the program's all-time best seasons, placing fourth in the HCAC league standings. Myhre led the Ravens to a 10-4-3 overall record and a 5-2-2 mark in league play.

Anderson University welcomes new faculty to campus

Wed, 11/08/2017 - 08:49

Headshots of Kelsie Rodman, Heather Myers, and Christine Thacker

Anderson University School of Nursing and Kinesiology, Nicholson Library, and School of Music, Theatre, and Dance welcomed new faculty to campus this fall: Kelsie Rodman, Heather Myers, and Christine Thacker.

New faculty members begin journey as AU professors

Mon, 11/06/2017 - 10:37

Headshots of Dr. Janell Blunt, and professors Stefanie Leiter and Vanessa Tijerina

Anderson University’s Falls School of Business and School of Humanities and Behavioral Sciences welcomed both new and familiar faces to their faculty this fall. Professors Stefanie Leiter and Vanessa Tijerina both served at AU in previous capacities before joining the faculty. Dr. Janell Blunt is a new face on AU’s campus.

Senior Peyton Bennett gains high-profile design experience for Fortune 500 clients

Peyton Bennett stands in front of the TiER1 sign. (photo/Peyton Bennett)

Peyton Bennett, a senior visual communication major and marketing minor, completed design projects for Fortune 500 companies through his summer internship.

Bennett was a creative intern with TiER1, a consulting company that focuses on performance improvement through employee learning initiatives. Bennett interned at the TiER1 Cincinnati office.