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WQME hires Leland Franklin as account executive

Tue, 2009-12-08 15:50 -- univcomm
December 8, 2009

WQME 98.7 FM recently announced that well-known Anderson radio personality and salesperson Leland Franklin will join the station on Jan. 4 in the role of account executive. Franklin is replacing Gerald Longenbaugh who is retiring after many years of service. In his role, Franklin will work in the area of advertising and remote promotions.

The Church of God Across the Sea

Fri, 2009-12-04 08:15 -- univcomm
December 4, 2009

Dr. Walter Froese, church historian and retired professor from Anderson University, was born in Germany and lived there for 12 years before being forced from his home in 1939. His family then immigrated to Canada where he attended high school and later returned to teach high school before being invited to teach at the college level. In the meantime he studied at the University of Chicago with his wife Gerta Leicht. They both grew up in the Church of God; however, Dr.

Anderson University and Chamber to honor Mary Jamerson

Thu, 2009-12-03 08:15 -- univcomm
December 3, 2009

The Chamber of Commerce for Anderson & Madison County and Anderson University will honor a deserving local entrepreneur and award scholarships to outstanding students of the Falls Schools of Business on Friday, December 4, at 12 noon at the Anderson Country Club. In addition to the presentations, the event will highlight guest speaker John E. Waters, CEO and president of Bright Automotive, Inc.

Warner Sallman's "Head of Christ" to be featured on postage stamp

Mon, 2009-11-30 12:41 -- univcomm
November 30, 2009

Warner Sallman’s painting, Head of Christ, will make its first-ever appearance on a postage stamp next year. The stamp will be released March 24 in the Åland Islands, an autonomous province of Finland situated between that country and Sweden. Sallman’s father, Elias Sallman, emigrated to the United States from the Åland Islands in 1886.

Mother of six fits school into her schedule

Mon, 2009-11-30 08:15 -- univcomm
November 30, 2009

Every Sunday after church Dena Bischoff sits down with her six children, whose ages range from 3 to 17 years old, to plan out the next six weeks of their upcoming activities on their nearly 10-foot-wide dry erase board in the living room. Between school, cross-country, soccer, ROTC drills, youth group, and choir, there’s little space left on the color-coded board.

Thanksgiving for 700 at AU

Wed, 2009-11-25 08:15 -- univcomm
November 25, 2009

Thanksgiving dinner is usually a major undertaking, even for the most seasoned chef. So to speak.

Consider, though, a sumptuous meal of turkey and ham, with potatoes, green bean casserole, the works. For more than 700 diners.

thanks2It happened Thursday, November 19, at the Olt Student Center at Anderson University, a week before students leave for their own Thanksgivings.

AU President Edwards Reflects on 20 Years

Wed, 2009-11-25 08:15 -- univcomm
November 25, 2009

With almost 20 years at the helm of Anderson University, James L. Edwards is currently the state’s longest-serving college leader. In the first part of a two-day installment, Edwards shares his views on where AU is, and where he believes it could be.

Q: As the longest serving college president in Indiana at this time, do you have any keys to your longevity?


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