Anderson University is seeking comments from the public about the university in preparation for its periodic evaluation by its regional accrediting agency. The university will host a visit on Feb. 25-26, 2019, from a team of peer reviewers representing the Higher Learning Commission. The team will review the institution’s ongoing ability to meet HLC’s Criteria for Accreditation. Anderson University has been accredited by HLC since 1946.
Anderson, Ind. — Professor Peter Fritzsche, Trowbridge Professor of History at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, will be speaking on Thursday, Nov. 8, at 6 p.m. in Hartung 101. Fritzsche is a globally-recognized expert on the history of Europe, recipient of Humboldt Foundation, Guggenheim, and other grants, and author of more than a dozen books.
Anderson, Ind. — At 6 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 30, the Peace and Conflict Transformation (PACT) program will host Mark Charles as a part of the PACT lecture series in Reardon Auditorium. This series is an opportunity to hear from those who have devoted their lives to educating others on matters of forgiveness and reconciliation, as well as those who educate us on injustice and oppression throughout the world. To learn more, visit anderson.edu/pact.
Anderson, Ind. — On Oct. 25, Dr. Michele L. Malvesti, former senior director for Combating Terrorism Strategy (2002-2007), will be speaking at Anderson University. Malvesti will first meet with Anderson University students majoring in national security studies, then provide an address at an open forum from 2:30-3:30 p.m. in Decker Hall Room 133. This event is free and open to the public.
Anderson, Ind. — Anderson University is ready and able to welcome students from Harrison College. The faculty and staff at AU want to recognize your college achievements so far, and are prepared to work with students in the transfer admissions process to ensure as seamless a transition as possible.
Anderson, Ind.— The Indiana Supreme Court will travel to Anderson University in Madison County on Wednesday, Sept. 26. The Court will hold oral argument in a criminal search and seizure case. The argument is in the case of Marcus Zanders v. State of Indiana (15S01-1611-CR-571).
Distinctive. Compelling. Relevant. When President John Pistole stepped onto campus as head of Anderson University in 2015, those three values were his compass for what he would strive for the university to be.
“In everything we do, how can we be a distinctive, compelling, and relevant institution?” In his first three years with AU, Pistole and his staff have found a multitude of answers.