Anderson University named one of Best Colleges in Indiana

Tue, 05/02/2017 - 09:11

Anderson University named one of Best Colleges in Indiana

Anderson University was ranked on a list of the Best Colleges in Indiana by, a leading provider of higher education information and resources.

Senior Brett Anderson receives 2017 Stevenson Award

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 13:26

Dr. Michael Bailey, Dr. Blake Janutolo, Brett Anderson, Dr. Daniel Ippolito, and Dr. Kimberly Lyle-Ippolito

Brett Anderson, a senior biology major at Anderson University, received the 2017 Stevenson Outstanding Student Award.

Annual Kidz Marathon Slated for May 13

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 09:24

Kids in red t-shirts sprint off the starting line at a previous Kidz Marathon.

Rain or shine, the annual St. Vincent –YMCA Kidz Marathon at Anderson University will be held Sat., May 13. This free event for children through eighth grade promotes health, fitness and good lifestyle choices. In the weeks preceding the run, children run or walk to complete all but the last mile of a marathon.

Eighth Annual AU Scholars’ Day features outstanding professional student research

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 12:16

AU Scholars Day, April 25, 2017

Every April, Anderson University students showcase their professional research. The eighth annual AU Scholars’ Day will take place in Reardon Lobby on April 25 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

[View a Report of Abstracts for 2017.] 

Seniors recognized for academic achievements

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 11:10

Courtney Maloney, Morgan Pettit, and Casey Showalter achieved 4.0 cumulative GPAs as undergraduates at AU.

Anderson University recognized seniors Courtney Maloney, Morgan Pettit and Casey Showalter for achieving a 4.0 cumulative GPA during their years at AU during honors chapel convocation on April 13. 

Operation Foundation Receives Grant for Service Projects

Mon, 04/17/2017 - 11:48

Students work to paint a porch during Operation Foundation's week of service in 2016.

Anderson University's Operation Foundation Project Anderson has received a grant to financially support its week of service projects this year. The grant will reimburse the group for the expenses they have for these projects from April 18 through 22.

AU student receives spot in fellowship program

Wed, 04/12/2017 - 15:59

Libby Durbin

Anderson University will be adding another alum to the Orr Fellowship program this summer. Senior Libby Durbin was one of 50 college students accepted to begin the Orr Fellowship program out of 1,100 applicants. She started the application process in August  2016. She successfully went through a round of interviews and a networking event before being offered a spot.

Trip to Kenya impacts student’s worldview

Mon, 04/10/2017 - 16:33

Ryann Hartzell with a child in Kisumu, Kenya.

Ryann Hartzell, a biochemistry major, spent seven weeks in Kisumu, Kenya, with Spread the Word Ministries, treating common diseases and assisting in classes at the Kenya International School of Theology. “It’s not about you, and it’s not about your experiences. It’s about them and glorifying God through the experience,” said Hartzell.

Anderson University hosts second annual Day of Giving, raises $177,000

Fri, 04/07/2017 - 17:11

672 Donors, 218 faculty/staff, 178 first-time, $177,000 given.

On Thursday, April 6, Anderson University hosted its second annual day of giving event, Orange & Black Give Back. This year, 672 donors gave more than $177,000. Of those who gave, 218 were faculty and staff members, and 176 donors gave to the university for the first time.

Giving to AU: Every Gift Matters

Tue, 04/04/2017 - 15:11

Giving from Giving Tuesday enabled the university to donate notebooks to local students.

As Anderson University gears of for its Orange and Black Give Back day of giving on April 6, the Office of Alumni Engagement and Annual Giving explain how financial gifts impact the institution.