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Anderson University prepares for commencement, May 9

Thu, 2015-04-02 13:33 -- univcomm
April 2, 2015
Dr. James L. Edwards will be the commencement speaker on May 9, 2015.

Anderson University recently announced that Dr. James L. Edwards, President Emeritus, will address the graduating class of 2015 during commencement exercises on Saturday, May 9. The 3 p.m. EDT program will be conducted in the Ward Fieldhouse of the Kardatzke Wellness Center. Speaking during Anderson University’s baccalaureate service will be Rev. Dr. Diana L. Swoope, senior pastor at Arlington Church of God in Akron, Ohio.

AU SOT presents Amazing Aging/Aging Amazingly conference

Wed, 2015-04-01 11:16 -- univcomm
April 1, 2015
Andrea Morehead will be the keynote speaker at the Amazing Aging/Aging Amazingly.

The Anderson University School of Theology is sponsoring Amazing Aging/Aging Amazingly, a conference hosted at Madison Park Church of God in Anderson, Ind. on May 30 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

The conference is a collaborative partnership of the AU SOT and participating Church of God congregations in Anderson, Chesterfield, and Alexandria.

Portrait unveiled for Dr. Sebastian

Tue, 2015-01-20 14:35 -- smgower
January 20, 2015
A portrait of Dr. David Sebastian, former dean of the Anderson University School of Theology, was unveiled on Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2015

A portrait was unveiled for Dr. David L. Sebastian, former dean of the Anderson University School of Theology, on Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2015.

David Slonim, a local artist, painted the portrait.

"God knows how to paint a portrait," Slonim said during the unveiling ceremony. "If this painting looks anything like David Sebastian, it is by the grace of God."

Dr. Sebastian was the longest-serving dean at the School of Theology when he retired in July 2014, having begun his tenure in 1995. He taught courses in leadership, preaching and evangelism.

Reactions to 'The Saint John’s Bible' exhibit

Mon, 2014-12-15 13:31 -- smgower
December 10, 2014
Students have had the opportunity to experience The Saint John’s Bible exhibit during its year at Nicholson Library. The exhibit started Aug. 25 and will close March 6.

Anderson University has been the host of an exhibit of The Saint John’s Bible, a hand-illuminated Bible created in the tradition of the pre-printing press era. The St. John’s Bible is a hand-written work of art.

Since Aug. 25 students, faculty, staff and community members alike have had the opportunity to search through and explore its seven volumes.

Anderson University elects John S. Pistole as fifth president

Mon, 2014-10-27 11:12 -- univcomm
October 27, 2014
John S. Pistole, President-Elect

The Board of Trustees of Anderson University (Anderson, Ind.) is pleased to announce the election of John S. Pistole, J.D., as president-elect. Pistole’s appointment as president-elect of Anderson University was approved by the board of trustees during their fall meeting. Following ratification by the General Assembly of the Church of God (Anderson, Ind.) in June 2015, Pistole will be the fifth person in the nearly 100-year history of Anderson University to hold the position of president.