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Centennial Speaker Series to include Suzy Thompson and Michele Jackson

Tue, 03/14/2017 - 15:32

Suzy (Rojas) Thompson and Michele Jackson

Anderson University alumnae Suzy (Rojas) Thompson BA ’98 and Michele L. Jackson BA ’97 will speak in chapel as part of the university’s Centennial Chapel Speaker Series. Thompson, the mother of quadruplets, and Jackson, an adoptions attorney, both have unique experiences in parenthood.

Weekly Conversations Across Borders aim to connect community

Fri, 03/10/2017 - 15:08

Students sit in two rows in Mocha Joe's.
 

The Anderson University community continually works toward reconciliation of differences and unification in faith and service to the church and society.

AU Musicians Take Talent into Community

Wed, 03/08/2017 - 15:20

Peyton Lantz, Jacob Powell, and Luke Stafford
 

Music is powerful. It can recall old memories and evoke emotion. Anderson University is renowned for its premier music program, and each year some of the most talented young artists in the country come to Anderson, Ind., to further their education, following in the paths of Christian artists and AU alumni Steven Curtis Chapman, members of The Sidewalk Prophets, and Bill and Gloria Gaither.

Sidewalk Prophets Partners with Anderson University for spring leg of the Prodigal Tour. $20,000 Scholarship

Mon, 03/06/2017 - 13:59

Sidewalk Prophets. It all started at Anderson University. What story will you write?
 

Nashville, Tenn. – Sidewalk Prophets continues on the road with their spring leg of "The Prodigal Tour." Sharing their hit music, energetic live performance, and thought-provoking creativity around the U.S. in 43 markets, each tour stop was carefully selected by their fans.

Oklahoma Building Renamed in Honor of Anderson University

Mon, 03/06/2017 - 13:39

Three men standing in front of a white building with a bronze plaque that reads "Anderson House of Higher Learning."

This past winter break, a Christian education building in Walters, Okla., was renamed the Anderson House of Higher Learning to honor the work Anderson University’s students have done on different Tri-S trips. Ever since 2004, students have traveled to Oklahoma with Ed Breeden to help construct this building, formerly known as the White House. This past winter, the students installed baseboards, built a ceiling, and painted walls.

Black Student Association Hosts Tri-S Trip to Washington, D.C.

Fri, 03/03/2017 - 17:31

A group of students and staff in black t-shirts, gathered with a tour bus visible in the background.
 

The Black Student Association hosted the largest Tri-S trip at Anderson University by taking 27 students to Washington, D.C., to visit the National Museum of African American History and Culture. The students left Feb. 23 and returned Feb. 26.

Staff Members on Spring Break tour to Meet Alumni

Thu, 03/02/2017 - 15:50

Alumni Director Scott Tilley
 

Many Ravens will be hitting the road during Anderson University’s spring break, including softball and baseball teams as well as the AU Chorale. Traveling alongside these groups will be President John Pistole, vice president for advancement Hudson Akin, and director of alumni relations Scott Tilley.

Anderson University welcomes former FBI Director Robert Mueller as part of Security Studies Speaker Series

Wed, 03/01/2017 - 14:02

Robert Mueller
 

 

Robert Mueller, former director of the FBI, will visit Anderson University on Wednesday, March 8, to spend time with students in the security studies and political science programs. Mueller will also offer a public address on the evening of March 8. 

Flagship International Symposium scheduled March 7

Fri, 02/24/2017 - 15:38

Flagship International Symposium
 

The International Center will host the 2017 Flagship International Symposium within the Anderson University Flagship Center auditorium on March 7 starting at 10 a.m.

Art exhibit to feature branding strategies

Thu, 02/23/2017 - 12:05

In March, Anderson University is hosting an exhibit featuring how one design team chose to present this collaboration to the world.
 

What do a group of creative people and cycling enthusiasts have in common with a non-profit organization and a community in Africa? Not much, except for a desire to see the global water crisis become a thing of the past. In March, Anderson University is hosting an exhibit featuring how one design team chose to present this collaboration to the world.