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Gaining The Experience: AU senior serves as EMT intern

Photo of Kayla Medaris, AU senior and certified EMT

Kayla Medaris is a senior at Anderson University studying psychology. Before wrapping up her college career, Medaris decided to dive deeper into the medical world by becoming a certified EMT two summers ago. She now can add a position at Seal Ambulance to her resume.

New faculty members begin journey as AU professors

Mon, 11/06/2017 - 10:37

Headshots of Dr. Janell Blunt, and professors Stefanie Leiter and Vanessa Tijerina
 

Anderson University’s Falls School of Business and School of Humanities and Behavioral Sciences welcomed both new and familiar faces to their faculty this fall. Professors Stefanie Leiter and Vanessa Tijerina both served at AU in previous capacities before joining the faculty. Dr. Janell Blunt is a new face on AU’s campus.

Senior Peyton Bennett gains high-profile design experience for Fortune 500 clients

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 08:35

Peyton Bennett stands in front of the TiER1 sign. (photo/Peyton Bennett)

Peyton Bennett, a senior visual communication major and marketing minor, completed design projects for Fortune 500 companies through his summer internship.

Bennett was a creative intern with TiER1, a consulting company that focuses on performance improvement through employee learning initiatives. Bennett interned at the TiER1 Cincinnati office.

AU presents third Gaither installment on the Gaither Vocal Band

Wed, 10/25/2017 - 08:38

Photo of the Gaither Vocal Band (four men).

Anderson, Ind. -- Anderson University invites you to attend the opening exhibit featuring memorabilia from the Gaither Vocal Band. This is the third show in an exhibit series focused on Bill and Gloria Gaither and their contribution to Gospel music. The show will be held in the York Performance Hall & Galleries through September 2018, with an opening reception on Tuesday, Oct. 31 at 7 p.m.

The Indiana Academy Inducts AU Alumnus for Lifetime Achievement and Contribution

Tue, 10/24/2017 - 12:01

President John Pistole and Judge Dennis Carroll at the Indiana Academy Induction Ceremony

Indianapolis, Ind.- Four new members were inducted into The Indiana Academy at its 47th annual dinner celebration on Monday, Oct. 16, in Indianapolis. This year’s honorees were recognized by the Independent Colleges of Indiana for lifetimes of achievement and contribution to the state of Indiana.

AU student thrives at Chicago internship

Mon, 10/23/2017 - 08:46

Hannah Overstreet standing in front of The Field Museum
 

Hannah Overstreet, senior history major with minors in political science and public history, got a taste of the windy city this summer as she accepted an internship at The Field Museum in Chicago.

With aspirations of working for an exhibit department of a historical site or library, she was blessed with the opportunity to do just that.

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.

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