Kristian Andersen to speak in Anderson University’s Homecoming Chapel, Oct. 12

Kristian Andersen, speaking in Homecoming Chapel

Anderson University alumnus Kristian Andersen BA ‘96 will speak in Homecoming chapel on Oct. 12, 2017, at 11 a.m. in Reardon Auditorium. This chapel session will conclude the Centennial Chapel/Convocation Speaker Series. Chapel is free and open to the public.

Newell Lectures Welcomes Dr. Robert E. Coleman

Dr. Robert E. Coleman, speaker at Newell Lectures

Anderson University School of Theology and Christian Ministry will welcome Dr. Robert E. Coleman as part of the 36th annual Newell Lectures in Biblical Studies. The event is Oct. 16 - 18, 2017 and is free and open to the public. All sessions will take place in the Adam W. Miller Chapel.

AU Receives Record Number of Scholarships from Indiana Space Grant Consortium

Professor Jen Coy helps a male student with equipment in an engineering class.

Anderson University recently received a record number of student scholarships from the Indiana Space Grant Consortium (INSGC). A total of 11 student scholarships were awarded for the 2017-18 school year, the highest in the state of Indiana for all universities/colleges.

The following students received these scholarships:

U.S. News and World Report ranks AU among top Midwest universities

Photo of 1 girl and 1 guy sitting on Helios fountain in the Valley at Anderson University.

Anderson University has once again earned a place in the top tier among Midwest regional universities in U.S. News & World Report’s Best Colleges 2018 guidebook. The exclusive rankings, which include nearly 1,600 schools nationwide, are available with the purchase of The U.S. News College Compass, or the 2018 guidebook.

Anderson University to Support Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts

Fri, 09/08/2017 - 14:55

Three men on a Tri-S trip work to demo a building.

Anderson University is working to support the Hurricane Harvey relief efforts taking place in Houston and surrounding areas. AU students, faculty, and staff aim to exemplify our core values of servant leadership and generosity by working together to help the city and surrounding areas.

SCC SOLO Tour: An Evening With Steven Curtis Chapman

Thu, 09/07/2017 - 16:25

Steven Curtis Chapman with his guitar

Join us during our Homecoming celebrations on Saturday, Oct. 14, at 6:30 p.m. in Reardon Auditorium for an evening with Anderson University alum Steven Curtis Chapman. Steven and his wife, Mary Beth, will be coming “home” to the place where they first met for a night of hits and history.

Dr. Charles Myricks, Jr., to speak in Anderson University’s Chapel

Wed, 09/06/2017 - 17:06

Dr. Charles Myricks, Jr

Dr. Charles Myricks, Jr., will speak in Anderson University’s chapel session on Sept. 21 at 11 a.m. in Reardon Auditorium. He currently serves as the chief operating and development officer of the National Association of the Church of God West Middlesex, Pa., and he serves on the Board of Trustees of Anderson University and the Board of Directors of Youth Excellence Performance Arts Workshop (Akron, Ohio).

Anderson University to host Eighth Annual Elizabeth York Children’s Literature Festival

Fri, 09/01/2017 - 09:11

Elizabeth York Children’s Literature Festival Logo with Creature on a Couch

Anderson University will host the eighth annual Elizabeth York Children’s Literature Festival on Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017, in Nicholson Library. The event is from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. and is free to the public. A lunch will be available for $10 per person, and the deadline to RSVP for the lunch is Sept.

AU Presents Department of Communication and Design Arts Faculty Exhibit

Wed, 08/30/2017 - 09:17

Painting by Tai Lipan

Anderson University presents an exhibition of current professional work by the faculty of Anderson University’s Department of Communication and Design Arts. The exhibit will be held in the Jessie C. Wilson Gallery of the Krannert Fine Arts Center from Sept. 8 through Oct.

Former Attorney General to speak at Anderson University for Constitution Day

The Honorable Eric H. Holder, Jr.

The Honorable Eric H. Holder, Jr., former attorney general for the United States, will be speaking at Anderson University on Sept. 19 for the observation of Constitution Day. Holder will first meet with Anderson University students majoring in national security studies, then provide an address at an open forum at 2 p.m. in York Performance Hall. A media session will follow at 2:45 p.m.