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AU Announces Truth at Work Conference Partnership and Alumni Luncheon

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 15:06

Truth at Work

Anderson, Ind. — Anderson University is proud to announce a special partnership with the Truth At Work Conference, to be hosted on Friday, Nov. 9 at Northview Church (12900 Hazel Dell Parkway, Carmel, IN 46033).

AU to host Mark Charles in Peace and Conflict Transformation Lecture Series

Mark Charles

Anderson, Ind. — At 6 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 30, the Peace and Conflict Transformation (PACT) program will host Mark Charles as a part of the PACT lecture series in Reardon Auditorium. This series is an opportunity to hear from those who have devoted their lives to educating others on matters of forgiveness and reconciliation, as well as those who educate us on injustice and oppression throughout the world. To learn more, visit anderson.edu/pact.

Dr. Michele Malvesti to speak on National Security at AU on Oct. 25

Michele Malvesti

Anderson, Ind. — On Oct. 25, Dr. Michele L. Malvesti, former senior director for Combating Terrorism Strategy (2002-2007), will be speaking at Anderson University. Malvesti will first meet with Anderson University students majoring in national security studies, then provide an address at an open forum from 2:30-3:30 p.m. in Decker Hall Room 133. This event is free and open to the public.

Ninth Annual York Children’s Literature Festival taking place Oct. 6 in Nicholson Library

York Children's Festival

Anderson, Ind. — Anderson University will host the ninth annual Elizabeth York Children’s Literature Festival on Saturday, Oct. 6 in Nicholson Library. This free event will take place from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. with a lunch option for $10 per person.

AU School of Science and Engineering Receives Multiple Grants and Scholarships

School of Science and Engineering Student

Anderson, Ind. — Anderson University’s School of Science and Engineering has recently received multiple student scholarships and grants for faculty projects. The following students received scholarships from the Indiana Space Grant Consortium:

Anderson University Welcomes Harrison College Transfers

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 10:55

Two students sitting in front of Decker Hall

Anderson, Ind. — Anderson University is ready and able to welcome students from Harrison College. The faculty and staff at AU want to recognize your college achievements so far, and are prepared to work with students in the transfer admissions process to ensure as seamless a transition as possible.

Indiana Supreme Court to Hold Oral Argument at Anderson University

Eternal Flame at Anderson University

Anderson, Ind.— The Indiana Supreme Court will travel to Anderson University in Madison County on Wednesday, Sept. 26. The Court will hold oral argument in a criminal search and seizure case. The argument is in the case of Marcus Zanders v. State of Indiana (15S01-1611-CR-571).

U.S. News and World Report ranks AU among top Midwest universities for 15th year

Fri, 09/07/2018 - 14:17

AU Campus Seal
 

Anderson, Ind. — Anderson University has once again earned a place in the top tier among Midwest regional universities in U.S. News & World Report’s Best Colleges 2019 guidebook. The exclusive rankings are available with the purchase of The U.S. News College Compass, or the 2018 guidebook.

AU Engineering Program earns ABET Accreditation

Students working with Professor Kyle Tarplee
 

Anderson, Ind. — Anderson University’s bachelor’s degree program in mechanical engineering has been accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET), the global accreditor of college and university programs in applied and natural science, computing, engineering, and engineering technology.  

AU Senior Becomes Indianapolis Colts Cheerleader

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 10:57

Colts Cheerleaders and Katie Lawrence
 

At just three years old, Katie Lawrence fell in love with dance, and it became a huge part of her life. Her fourth grade teacher happened to be an Indianapolis Colts cheerleader and grew to be an inspiration and role model to Lawrence. Soon after seeing the impact the cheerleaders have on the community in Indiana, it became a dream she was determined to achieve. In 2015, as a college freshman, she tried out and did not make the team.