Students find value in experience at internships

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 08:49

Music business major, Kayla Brandt, in Disney World for Disney’s College Program.
 

An internship is a necessity in the pursuit of a job in today’s workforce. Whether one has a degree in athletic training, business, or history, many employers deem education incomplete without tangible, real-world experience. Anderson University students like Kayla Brandt and Michael Weigel are taking advantage of these opportunities. 

“Come Home” to Anderson University this weekend for Homecoming 2017

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 10:12

Coming Home logo

We hope you will join us on the Anderson University campus Oct. 13-14 for our Homecoming 2017 celebration! As we conclude our Centennial year, the weekend will be filled with our traditional Homecoming events, as well as a few specific Centennial activities. Family Weekend will also take place during this special time on campus!

AU maintains a historical relationship with the City of Anderson

Tue, 10/03/2017 - 15:41

Lighting the Path logo- Anderson University Centennial 1917-2017
 

Anderson University has long been a partner with the City of Anderson in a variety of ways over the last 100 years. The partnership has proved to be valuable for both parties, since the university works to promote the city to its students, and the city works to promote the university to its citizens.

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

Tue, 09/12/2017 - 12:11

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.

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

Tue, 08/29/2017 - 08:19

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.

Storytelling at the center of Lugar's philosophy

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 15:34

Jack Lugar

“No matter what you go into after school, storytelling will most likely be a vital part of what you do. You have greater impact if you tell a personal story.”

Professor Jack Lugar teaches this philosophy to his students at Anderson University. He joined the full-time faculty in the fall of 2016. Among the classes he has taught are The Art of Storytelling and Screenwriting.

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 BestColleges.com, a leading provider of higher education information and resources.

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.] 

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