Anderson University STEM professors win two $15,000 grants

Tue, 05/16/2017 - 15:22

Students in a computer lab.

Anderson University professors Dr. Lee Van Groningen and Dr. Josiah Kunz have been awarded with two $15,000 grants by Indiana Space Grant Consortium (INSGC).

INSGC is part of the National Space Grant College and Fellowship Program, a program funded by NASA, which pursues to carry out education, research, and public outreach activities in science, mathematics, engineering, and technology. AU has been its member since 2011.

Callen and Lawrence receive Hamer scholarship

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 11:43

Emily Callen and Ian Lawrence

Emily Callen and Ian Lawrence received the Hamer Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund, which is awarded to students who have significant health issues.

AU faculty and staff honored at awards luncheon

Fri, 05/05/2017 - 14:48

Kimberly Lyle-Ippolito, Kim Williams (on behalf of Chris Williams), Sarah Neal, and Jim Scott accept awards from President John Pistole.

Anderson University recently honored Dr. Kimberly Lyle-Ippolito and Chris Williams with John A. Morrison Awards for their commitment and service to AU. In addition, the university presented the MOSAIC Award to Sarah Neal and the Torchbearer Award to Dr. James Scott

Rachel Hopkins earns prestigious nursing scholarship

Thu, 05/04/2017 - 14:26

Rachel Hopkins

Rachel Hopkins, a junior nursing major at Anderson University, has been named a Norton Healthcare Scholar. This scholarship not only helps Hopkins financially, but it also secures a job for her after her graduation.

Anderson University hosts eleventh annual Send Off for AU Students

Wed, 05/03/2017 - 15:57

Students pose with a photo frame near the Decker Hall stairwell.

On Friday, April 28, the Anderson University Office of Alumni Engagement hosted its eleventh annual Send Off event for AU students. The Send Off includes food, music, and a special presentation for graduating seniors.

2017 Professors Emeriti: Murray, Rodgers, and Wiese

Wed, 05/03/2017 - 11:57

Dr. Mark Murray, Dr. Reginald Rodgers, Dr. Michael Wiese

As the 2016-27 academic year comes to a close, the Anderson University Board of Trustees voted to confer emeritus status upon three departing faculty members.

“Faculty emeritus status is conferred by the Board of Trustees to certain faculty members who retire after having served the university under honorable circumstances for a total of 15 or more years,” Provost Marie Morris explained.

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, a leading provider of higher education information and resources.

Senior Brett Anderson receives 2017 Stevenson Award

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 13:26

Dr. Michael Bailey, Dr. Blake Janutolo, Brett Anderson, Dr. Daniel Ippolito, and Dr. Kimberly Lyle-Ippolito

Brett Anderson, a senior biology major at Anderson University, received the 2017 Stevenson Outstanding Student Award.

Annual Kidz Marathon Slated for May 13

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 09:24

Kids in red t-shirts sprint off the starting line at a previous Kidz Marathon.

Rain or shine, the annual St. Vincent –YMCA Kidz Marathon at Anderson University will be held Sat., May 13. This free event for children through eighth grade promotes health, fitness and good lifestyle choices. In the weeks preceding the run, children run or walk to complete all but the last mile of a marathon.