Anderson University trustee Bill Gaither was among the new members inducted into The Indiana Academy at the Independent Colleges of Indiana’s 46th annual dinner celebration Oct. 17, in Indianapolis.
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).
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.
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.
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.