AU hosts Dr. Lauren Winner for Truth, Faith, and Service Speaker Series

Tue, 10/18/2016 - 08:38

A portrait of Lauren Winner, a brunette wearing glasses.

Anderson University will host Dr. Lauren Winner, associate professor of Christian spirituality at Duke Divinity School in Durham, N.C., as part of the Truth, Faith, and Service speaker series. The Truth, Faith and Service speaker series is designed to highlight ideas found in the official seal of Anderson University — Veritas (Truth), Faith (Fidelitas), and Service (Utilitas).

Political cartoon exhibit to open in October

Mon, 10/17/2016 - 10:35

Gary Varvel seated at desk.

Anderson University will host an exhibit featuring political cartoons created by Gary Varvel of The Indianapolis Star. The a special opening event will be held Tuesday, Oct. 25, at 6 p.m. in the Wilson Gallery located in the Krannert Fine Arts Center on the AU campus.

AU hosts start of the Indiana Bi-Centennial Torch Relay in Madison County

Tue, 10/11/2016 - 11:32

Rodney the Raven will be among the torch-bearers for the bicentennial relay.

Anderson University will host the start of the Indiana Bi-Centennial Torch Relay through Madison County at 10:45 a.m. Friday, Oct. 14. The Madison County portion of the relay will begin at Decker Hall on the corner of Fifth Street and College Drive at the Eternal Flame.

Hawkins installation service as dean of School of Theology and Christian Ministry

Mon, 10/03/2016 - 09:52

Hawkins installation service as dean of School of Theology and Christian Ministry

Anderson University will conduct a special service of installation for Dr. MaryAnn Hawkins as the ninth dean of the School of Theology and Christian Ministry, Oct. 9 at 4 p.m. The installation service will be held in Park Place Church of God with a light reception immediately following at the church. The public is invited to attend.

Theatre Season Opens with Gypsy

Fri, 09/30/2016 - 12:06

Red graphic depicting a woman holding a fan with "GYPSY" written in lights at the top.

Anderson University’s 2016-17 theatre season begins at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 30 when the Byrum Hall curtain opens on Gypsy, a musical that centers on stage mom Rose and her daughters June and Louise.

Book-Signing Scheduled for The Desk as Altar

Thu, 09/22/2016 - 09:39

Cover of the book The Desk as Altar

Anderson University will host a gathering during homecoming weekend, Oct. 7-8, for the newly-published The Desk as Altar: The Centennial History of Anderson University, written by Dr. Merle D. Strege, professor emeritus of historical theology at AU. The reception, which will be conducted in York Performance Hall on Oct. 8 at 4:30 p.m., will feature a reading from Dr.

AU opens three-year Gaither Exhibit, Sept. 23

Wed, 09/14/2016 - 10:02

Gaither Exhibits

Anderson University will conduct an opening reception for a special three-year exhibit celebrating the life and legacy of Bill and Gloria Gaither. The reception will be conducted on Friday, Sept. 23 at 7 p.m. in York Performance Hall and Galleries. The exhibit, entitled, “The Words and the Music: Bill and Gloria Gaither – the Christian Songwriters of the Century” will be a three-year rotating exhibit.