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Anderson University Students Commended for Scholarly Awards

Tue, 05/08/2018 - 11:12

Three students in a classroom

Anderson, Ind. — Anderson University students seek to fulfill the university’s core values each day, and many students fulfill the value of excellence as they earn awards and other commendations for their scholarly work and efforts, both in and out of the classroom.

The following students were recognized during the 2017-2018 school year, and the university congratulates them on their hard work:

Dr. Lawrence Allen and Mrs. Renee Hull-Allen honored with Riethmiller Community Partnership Award

Wed, 05/02/2018 - 10:16

President Pistole with the Allen's.
 

Anderson, Ind. — On April 21, Dr. Lawrence Allen and Mrs. Renee Hull-Allen were awarded the William P. Riethmiller Community Partnership Award at the Anderson University President’s Appreciation Dinner. Dr. and Mrs. Allen are advocates and champions of Anderson University, the Boze Lyric Theatre, and the music, theatre, and dance program.

[Photo: President Pistole and Kathy Harp with Dr. Lawrence Allen and Mrs. Renee Hull-Allen.]

Seniors recognized for 4.0 Cumulative GPA Academic Achievement

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 12:10

AU Seniors who earned 4.0 cumulative GPA

Anderson, Ind. -- Anderson University recognized seniors Nancy Dalton, Regan Donnell, Lauren Vale, and Carrie VanderMolen for achieving a 4.0 cumulative GPA during their years at AU during honors chapel convocation on April 19.

[Photo: President John Pistole congratulates senior honorees (L - R) Nancy Dalton, Lauren Vale, Carrie VanderMolen, and Regan Donnell, along with Provost Marie Morris. Photo credit: George Abiad.]

Anderson University Announces Speakers and Honorees for Commencement 2018

Mon, 04/09/2018 - 09:15

Bishop Timothy J. Clarke in top left, Margaret A. Lewis in top right, The Rev. Dr. Melissa Pratt in bottom left, Dr. Todd R. Clear in bottom right.

Anderson, Ind. -- Anderson University will honor distinguished alumni and friends on campus when it celebrates its 100th Commencement on Saturday, May 5.

[Photo: Bishop Timothy J. Clarke in top left, Margaret A. Lewis in top right, The Rev. Dr. Melissa Pratt in bottom left, Dr. Todd R. Clear in bottom right.]

Anderson University Presents Spring Into Dance 13

Thu, 03/29/2018 - 09:12

Spring into Dance, dancer
 

Anderson, Ind. -- Anderson University School of Music, Theatre, and Dance will host Spring into Dance 13 at Reardon Auditorium on Friday, April 20 at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, April 21 at 2:30 p.m.

AU’s Boze Lyric Theatre presents “The Marvelous Wonderettes,” April 12-15

Thu, 03/29/2018 - 08:24

The Marvelous Wonderettes show times

Anderson, Ind. -- Anderson University’s Boze Lyric Theatre will present “The Marvelous Wonderettes,” premiering Thursday, April 12 at Byrum Hall. Showtimes include evening performances April 12, 13, and 14 at 7:30 p.m. and a matinee performance on April 15 at 2:30 p.m.

Anderson University’s new vice presidents help lead university into second century

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 11:25

Headshots of new vice presidents at AU

Anderson, Ind. -- Three new vice presidents have joined the leadership at Anderson University over the past few months. They include vice president for enrollment and marketing, Ryon Kaopuiki, vice president for advancement, Jen Hunt, and vice president for finance, Jim Ragsdale.

Music education major overcomes hearing struggles

Wed, 03/07/2018 - 09:47

Photo of Sam Rivera with instrument

Senior music education major Sam Rivera was 3 years old when his mother discovered he had a hearing problem. While he was taking a nap, his mother was in another room asking him to grab a clean towel. Rivera did not hear a single sound. After a trip to an ear, nose, and throat specialist at a children’s hospital in Washington D.C., Rivera and his family learned he had no hearing in his right ear. His other ear currently has approximately 79 percent hearing.

Anderson University’s Boze Lyric Theatre presents Opera Double Bill, March 2-4

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 08:15

Image that reads "The Unicorn in the Garden" and "Meanwhile, Back at Cinderella's"

Anderson, Ind. -- Anderson University’s Boze Lyric Theatre will present an opera double bill, "The Unicorn in the Garden" and "Meanwhile, Back at Cinderella's," premiering March 2 at Byrum Hall. Showtimes include evening performances March 2 and 3 at 7:30 p.m. and a matinee performance on March 4 at 2:30 p.m.

Anderson University to host over 15 camps on campus this summer

Coach holds a soccer ball for a young child to kick at Soccer Camp

Anderson, Ind. -- Anderson University will host a wide variety of camps and pre-college experiences on campus for the 2018 summer season. These will include athletic camps for boys and girls from ages 3-18, as well as pre-college experiences in music, dance, design, STEM, and filmmaking for high school students. In 2017, AU camps brought over 600 students and their families to the city of Anderson.

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