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AU School of Public Service and Administration and county hosted forum featuring international security experts

AU School of Public Service and Administration and county hosted forum featuring international security experts By Richard Breen The room at Anderson Civic Center fell silent, except for the sound of a 9-1-1 recording...

Dedication of the G. Ross Anderson Jr. Student Center Anderson University

AU Officially Opens New Student Center During Homecoming

Anderson University officially opened the 90,000-square-foot, $26 million G. Ross Anderson Jr. Student Center during homecoming festivities Saturday, Oct. 29. The student center has been open to students since August,...

Dr. Beverly Rice McAdams named VP of Diversity at AU

McAdams named VP for Diversity and Inclusion at Anderson University

Dr. Beverly Rice McAdams has been named to the new position of Vice President for Diversity and Inclusion at Anderson University according to University President Dr. Evans Whitaker. In her new role, McAdams will...

AU Named a Best Value by U.S. News

AU Named a Best Value School by U.S News

Anderson University, in addition to being named a “Top Tier” Regional University in the South, by U.S. News & World Report, has also been named a “Best Value School” by the same publication. This marks the first t...

Anderson University Command College now in Charleston

AU's Command College of SC now available in Charleston

North Charleston, S.C. – Law enforcement professionals are responsible for making decisions every day that can have life-or-death ramifications for themselves and others. The Master of Criminal Justice program offered th...

Dean of the Anderson University Center for Innovation & Digital Learning Dr. Ben Deaton

Director joins select group of Apple Distinguished Educators

Finding innovative ways to deploy technology in the classroom has earned an Anderson University faculty member recognition from Apple Inc. Dr. Ben Deaton, dean of the Center for Innovation & Digital Learning at AU,...

AU to offer new graduate programs in nursing, announces intent to develop physical therapy doctoral program

Anderson University President Dr. Evans P. Whitaker announced today that the University is seeking to offer graduate programs in nursing beginning in fall 2016 and is also developing a plan to eventually offe...

Showcase featured research

Research probed recovery of athletes, other subjects

Research and scholarship are alive and well at Anderson University, embodied in the spring 2015 Scholarship Showcase, which highlighted student research projects across the university’s colleges and disciplines. “This p...

Anderson Names D’Andrea Director of Athletics

Anderson Names D’Andrea Director of Athletics

Anderson University President Evans Whitaker has announced that former longtime Clemson University athletics administrator Bill D’Andrea has been named Director of Athletics for the Trojans. D’Andrea will replace Nancy S...

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...

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...

Apple School of Distinction Celebration

AU Named Apple Distinguished School

Five years ago, Anderson University committed itself to becoming a leader in using mobile technology to transform the teaching and learning experience, seeing the massive potential offered by mobile devices. Now, with th...

AU Named "Best in Southeast" by Princeton Review

AU Named "Best in Southeast" by Princeton Review

For the 10th year in a row, Anderson University is one of the best colleges in the Southeast according to The Princeton Review. The nationally-known education services company recommends the school as one of 139 institut...