Seniors recognized for 4.0 Cumulative GPA

Anderson, Ind. — Anderson University recognized seniors Nancy Dalton, Regan Donnell, Lauren Vale, and Carrie VanderMolen for achieving a 4.0 cumulative GPA during their years at AU during honors chapel convocation on April 19.

Nancy Dalton, from Pekin, Ind., graduated from Anderson University in December 2017 with a degree in biology. She will attend Indiana University’s physician assistant program in Indianapolis beginning in May. She also minored in Christian ministries in order to be attentive to both the spiritual and physical needs of others. Nancy was a member of Sigma Zeta, Alpha Chi, and a class officer in the Pre-Professional Health Society. She served as a teaching assistant in the biology and chemistry departments, and traveled with Tri-S to Uganda.

Regan Donnell is graduating with a degree in nursing and is from West Chester, Ohio. As an Anderson University student, she has served as a resident assistant in Martin Hall and in the apartments, and been part of the Campus Ministries staff. She has traveled with Tri-S to Italy, Greece, and New York City and studied abroad for a summer in Lima, Peru. After Regan graduates, she will be working as an RN in the ICU at Community Hospital North.

Lauren Vale lives in Anderson, Ind. and will receive her Anderson University degree in elementary education. As a student, she has been a member of Kappa Delta Pi, the academic honor society for educators, as well as Alpha Chi Honors Society. Off campus, she enjoys participating in community theatre. She also tutors independently and volunteers at area schools. As a result of her AU education, Lauren feels more than ready to step into the classroom.

Carrie VanderMolen is from Rensselaer, Ind., and will pursue a career in music education after graduation. Carrie has been a member of the Chorale, Wind Ensemble, New Music Ensemble, and Women’s Chorus, and been involved in AU’s opera productions. She has traveled to Europe and and within the U.S. with Chorale for Tri-S. She is a member of the Pi Kappa Lambda National Music Honor Society and the Kappa Delta Pi International Honor Society in Education. Carrie hopes to obtain a job teaching choir and general music at a middle school.

Anderson University is on a mission to educate students for lives of faith and service, offering more than 60 undergraduate majors, 30 three-year degrees, 20 NCAA Division III intercollegiate sports, alongside adult and graduate programs. The private, liberal arts institution is fully accredited and recognized among top colleges for its business, computer science, cybersecurity, dance, engineering, nursing, and teacher education programs. Anderson University was established in 1917 in Anderson, Indiana, by the Church of God.

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