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Interior design senior hired by respected alumnus for skills, taking initiative

Interior design senior hired by respected alumnus for skills, taking initiative

Even before she graduates this spring, Marisa Cothran has landed her dream job. Cothran, an interior design major at Anderson University, was hired recently by KMH Interiors, a small design firm in Midtown Atlanta. The o...

Ceramic Sale Returns 23rd and 24th

The extremely popular spring ceramic sale at Anderson University makes its return April 23 and 24. Anderson University art students are giving the public a chance to purchase original bowls, mugs, plates and sculptures F...

Incoming freshman comprised bulk of students sharing acceptance letters in national roundup

Incoming freshman comprised bulk of students sharing acceptance letters in national roundup

Three incoming Class of 2019 students were featured on the Web site of US News and World Report this month. AU students made up nearly a third of the ten students featured in a story on usnews.com on April 17. The...

AU Professor Honored for Teaching Excellence

AU Professor Honored for Teaching Excellence

Anderson University psychology professor Dr. Robert Franklin has been honored for Excellence in Teaching by the South Carolina Independent Colleges and Universities (SCICU). Faculty from 20 private colleges were recogni...

Charles Bolden

NASA Chief to address record number of graduates

NASA Administrator, South Carolina native, and veteran astronaut Major General Charles Bolden will address a record number of Anderson University graduates during commencement exercises on Saturday, May 2, on the front l...

Students, officials and builders excited about forthcoming student center

Students, officials and builders excited about forthcoming student center

At approximately 4 p.m. on April 8—under a warm spring sun—Anderson University proudly broke ground on the G. Ross Anderson Jr. Student Center. About 150 students, AU officials, and community members, gathered at the fut...

AU Student Scholarship On Display in "Showcase"

AU Student Scholarship On Display in "Showcase"

Anderson University’s annual Scholarship and Artistic Showcase will be held April 9-21.  The Showcase will open April 9 with the Ivy Leaves literary and art reception at 7 p.m. in the Carnegie Building of the Anders...

Famous jazz trumpeter Arturo Sandoval stressed determination at master class

The South Carolina School of the Arts welcomed the world-famous jazz trumpeter Arturo Sandoval on campus March 20 for a master class and seminar.  Sandoval grew up in poverty in Cuba and defected to the United Stat...

AU Enactus Partners With Downtown Economic Development Project

AU Enactus Partners With Downtown Economic Development Project

Anderson University Enactus is beginning a new and innovative partnership with e-Merge @ The Garage. This new venture gives Anderson University students the unique opportunity to gain valuable, real world experience and...

Governor Names AU President to Higher Ed Post

Governor Names AU President to Higher Ed Post

Anderson University President Dr. Evans P. Whitaker has been appointed by Governor Nikki Haley to represent independent colleges and universities on the South Carolina Commission on Higher Education. His appointment was...

AU to Break Ground on Long Awaited Student Center

AU to Break Ground on Long Awaited Student Center

Anderson University officials will join with community leaders, students, faculty, donors and friends on April 8th at 3:30 pm to officially break ground on the largest single building project in University history – the...

Popular "President's Gala" Coming April 17th

Popular "President's Gala" Coming April 17

President and Mrs. Evans Whitaker cordially invite the Anderson community to the annual President’s Gala. A host of talented singers, dancers and instrumentalists will present the free concert on Friday, April 17, 2015,...

Trumpet Legend Arturo Sandoval

Trumpet Legend Arturo Sandoval to Conduct Clinic/Master Class at AU

Trumpet legend Arturo Sandoval will conduct a clinic/master class at the South Carolina School of the Arts on the Anderson University campus on Friday, March 20th at 5pm. The class will be held in the Merritt Theater. T...

Weather Alert

Weather Alert

Anderson University has returned to normal hours today, Friday, Feb. 27.

AU and Rocky River Conservancy Win Sustainable Communities Award

AU and Rocky River Conservancy Win Sustainable Communities Award

Anderson University President Evans P. Whitaker, Ph.D. and Juan Brown, M.D., chairman of the Rocky River Conservancy board, received the Sustainable Communities Champion award at the Forever Green annual awards luncheon...

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