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Anderson University Recognizes Alumni with Awards

Thu, 2009-10-08 14:42 -- univcomm
October 8, 2009

Anderson University honored several distinguished alumni during the Homecoming chapel/convocation on Thursday, October 8, at 10 a.m. in Reardon Auditorium. Persons honored were Christine Densmore Young (Distinguished Alumni Award); Jon McLaughlin (Distinguished Young Alumni Award); Ray Freer (Distinguished Service Award); Ken and Grada Lockhart (John H. Kane Loyalty Award); Becky Archibald (Outstanding Music Award); and Jyllian Kumfer (Alumni Council Scholarship).

Extreme Makeover: Home Edition picks alum builder to give one family a dream home

Wed, 2009-10-07 09:00 -- univcomm
October 7, 2009

Extreme Makeover: Home Edition is coming to Indiana to surprise one deserving family with a brand new custom-built home. Hallmark Homes, based in Anderson, Ind., will build the home and is coordinating partnership, donations and volunteers. The CEO of Hallmark Homes is Derek Wilder, a 1990 graduate of Anderson University. Wilder’s daughter, Kylene, is a sophomore at AU.

Anderson University alum Pyle receives historic appointment to bench

Mon, 2009-10-05 16:22 -- univcomm
October 5, 2009

A man whose legal experience ranges from enforcing the law as a state trooper to trying criminal suspects as a deputy prosecutor has been named Madison County Circuit Court judge.

pyleRudolph “Rudy” R. Pyle III, 39, was appointed Sunday by Gov. Mitch Daniels to fill the vacancy created last month by the resignation of Judge Fredrick R. Spencer. Pyle becomes Madison County’s first black judge.