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Anderson University launches debt repayment program for young entrepreneurs

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 15:53

ANDERSON Now
 

In partnership with public and private organizations, Anderson University has launched Anderson Now, a program designed to offer school loan repayment for graduates of Indiana colleges and universities who start or relocate a business in Anderson, Ind.

AU to open new installation for Gaither Exhibit Feb. 17

Wed, 02/01/2017 - 16:44

The Bill Gaither Trio
 

Anderson University will host the opening of a new installation focusing on The Bill Gaither Trio as a part of a three-year rotating exhibit celebrating the life and legacy of Bill and Gloria Gaither. The opening will be conducted on Friday, Feb. 17, from 7-9 p.m. in York Performance Hall and Galleries. The opening of the new installation will include a visitor reception and is free and open to the public.

Anderson University earns national recognition as College of Distinction

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 11:23

Colleges of Distinction badge. Anderson University earns national recognition as College of Distinction.
 

Innovative application of high impact educational practices at Anderson University earned the school recognition among the nation’s Colleges of Distinction.

Anderson University students earn college credit and valuable life experience while participating in study abroad programs, as well as through service learning, learning communities and internships.

Loretta Cooper featured as Centennial Chapel Speaker

Mon, 01/09/2017 - 10:55

Loretta Cooper
 

Anderson University alumna Loretta Cooper, senior communications consultant at LEA Consulting Group in Fairfax, Va., will be a featured speaker as a part of the university’s Centennial Chapel Series, Jan. 19, 11 a.m., in Reardon Auditorium on the AU campus. Prior to her work with LEA Consulting Group, she served as principal of Clarity Communications Group and a correspondent with ABC News, Washington Bureau.

AU student’s dreams come true with New York internship

Wed, 01/04/2017 - 08:58

Social work major Michaela Levell interned in New York City this past summer
 

Anderson University junior Michaela Levell is making her dreams come true with some help from AU. Levell has always wanted to serve God by serving people. She was also looking for a way to experience New York City. A Tri-S trip to the Big Apple provided the connection she needed to make her dream a reality.

New faculty join physics and kinesiology departments

Thu, 12/22/2016 - 16:36

Clockwise from top left: Olivia Jackson, Josiah Kunz, Tanya Whiteman, and Bridget Lester

As classes resumed for another year at Anderson University, the School of Science and Engineering and School of Nursing and Kinesiology welcomed new faculty.

New hires fill School of Nursing

Wed, 12/21/2016 - 13:58

Sarah Cox, Toya Lutterman, and Kari Miller

The Anderson University School of Nursing and Kinesiology welcomed three new faculty this fall. Sarah Cox is an assistant professor of nursing. Toya Lutterman is an instructor in the School of Nursing and Kinesiology. Kari Miller joins the faculty as an assistant professor of nursing and the simulation coordinator.

Kari Miller, assistant professor of nursing and simulation coordinator

Kathy Harp leads small group for upperclassmen women

Mon, 12/12/2016 - 17:12

The group of upperclassmen women who participate in Kathy Harp’s small group take time out of their busy weeks to be in community together.
 

Many Anderson University students are involved in a spiritual formation group on campus to dive deeper into scripture. During the fall semester, alumna Kathy Harp has led a group of junior and senior women studying Margin by Richard Swenson. The book focuses on how to create space around yourself in a world that operates on overload.

Experienced television producer and writer joins communications faculty

Thu, 12/08/2016 - 09:41

Jack Lugar in the valley on the Anderson University campus
 

For the past three years, Jack Lugar has served as an adjunct professor at Anderson University focusing on cinema studies and storytelling joining the full-time communication and design arts faculty this fall.