Anderson University held the opening event for the recent remodel of Fifth Street today directly in front of Reardon Auditorium. The recently completed $2 million project was designed to increase campus safety and create a pedestrian-friendly roadway for students at Anderson University. Following the opening event, Fifth Street reopened for both pedestrian and vehicular traffic.
Saint John’s Medical Center Chaplain Larry Green strongly advocates helping people in need. He also believes that leaving a legacy is an important attribute in life. With his son Scott and grandson Chris, the Greens are building a family legacy one day at a time. vWhile Chaplain Green spreads comfort at the hospital, his son Scott serves as a physician at the nearby Roby Building.
Continuing a tradition of collaboration, Saint John’s Health System and Saint Vincent Health have partnered with the Anderson University School of Nursing, creating the Saint John’s Center for Clinical Excellence. The new nursing education facility features the latest technology in patient simulation: the SimMan® 3G, the next generation of patient simulators from Laerdal Simulation.
Two Anderson University graduates have received the 2009 Teacher of the Year award in their districts.
Janet (Short) Mora, a 1983 Anderson University grad and 26-year teaching veteran, was named Elementary Teacher of the Year in the McAllen (Texas) Independent School District, and Jonathan Kline, a 2007 AU grad, was named Teacher of the Year in the Metropolitan School District of Wayne Township in Indianapolis.
Pianist Randall Frieling knows a lot about the piece he will play at the Anderson Symphony Orchestra’s 2009-10 season opener Saturday night.
A music professor at Anderson University for 23 years, Frieling has naturally studied his craft backward and forward.
It is not often that someone can say they are the best in the world, but for Falls School of Business DBA graduate Larry Sayler, that is the perfect description. Sayler recently completed the Certified Managerial Accounting (CMA) test with the highest score in for the Spring 2009 test cycle, beating out over 4,000 other participants worldwide. With over 65% of test candidates coming from outside the US, Sayler’s accomplishment is truly a global achievement.
A special event celebrating the U.S. Constitution will be conducted at Anderson University on Tuesday, Sept. 15, at 3:30 p.m. in the lobby of Reardon Auditorium. During this event, Richard M. Gamble, the Anna Margaret Ross Alexander Professor of History and Political Science and Associate Professor of History at Hillsdale College, will be speaking. The event is free and open to the public.
While teaching a social media course for his company, Brandswag, 2006 marketing graduate Kyle Lacy connected with Sarah Buckner, who works for the Hamilton County Tourism Bureau. After referring Lacy to the editor at Wiley Publishing in Indianapolis, Lacy started writing the book, Twitter Marketing for Dummies.
For those who know author C.S. Lewis simply as the guy who wrote "The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe," or the guy Anthony Hopkins played in "Shadowlands," Kevin Radaker can fill in the blanks.
Kristina Unis, senior history major at AU, completed an internship this summer at the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency in Washington, D.C. "I worked with the Historian, Archivist, and Curator, working with historical objects and archival documents that pertain to the history and operations of the agency," she said.