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Anderson University School of Physical Therapy

New Anderson University School of Physical Therapy Now Accepting Applications

The Anderson University School of Physical Therapyis now accepting applications for the summer of 2019, becoming just the third physical therapy doctorate program in South Carolina.  The new school, ann...

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New Research Shows Christian Higher Education is an Incredible Return on Investment

The Great Recession was a watershed moment in American history. The financial cataclysm of the late 2000s forced everyone to take a long look in the mirror and question long-held assumptions about our society.  Eve...

Anderson University Day A Day

Preparations for Anderson University Day Kick Off With City Proclamation

City of Anderson officials issued a proclamation officially recognizing April 12, 2018, as Anderson University Day (A Day) during its monthly council meeting on Monday.  “A Day” is one of the most important...

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Malek McDuffie's Talent -- and Hard Work -- Leads to NATS Success

In Malek McDuffie’s family, and in the church of his youth, singing wasn’t really an option. The Bible says, “make a joyful noise,” so whether you are talented isn’t the point. Everyone sings.  Eventually, of cou...

Elizabeth McDonald Clarendon Anderson University Manning High School

COE Graduate Named Teacher of the Year

Anderson University graduate Elizabeth McDonald was named 2018-2019 Teacher of the Year at Manning High School in Clarendon County, South Carolina.  "The most rewarding part of my career in education is getting to...

New Report Shows Enormous Benefit of Christian Higher Education

Anderson University President Dr. Evans P. Whitaker today celebrated the release of a groundbreaking new study that finds a consortium of Christian colleges and universities in the United States generates more than $60 b...

Critical Conversations Engagement Anderson University College Education Hope Wade King

Critical Conversations Panel Explored Classroom Engagement

Amid the talk of keeping kids engaged in the classroom, handling discipline issues and ensuring curricular requirements are met, a theme came up time and time again during Anderson University’s latest Critical Conversa...

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Noted Alumni Return for Panel on Classroom Engagement

Keeping kids engaged in the classroom is one of the most important skills a teacher can develop. But understanding its importance and putting it into practice can be two different things. The good news? Two Anderson Uni...

Author, Pastor to Speak at AU's Upstate Pastors Network

  James Merritt, Senior Pastor of CrossPointe Church in suburban Atlanta and a former pastor of the Southern Baptist Convention, is the featured speaker for the March 28 meeting of the Upstate Pastors Network at An...

Upstate Counselor Forum

Impact of Artificial Intelligence on Students Focus of Professional Development Session for Upstate Guidance Counselors

While the growth of artificial intelligence and machine learning make higher education more important than ever, it has the potential to create roadblocks to low-income students seeking a college degree. That’s the thes...

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School of the Arts Wins AAF Best in Show

Shelby Argo believes an ounce of confident humility is worth a pound of public glory. It’s a lesson taught by her professors at the South Carolina School of the Arts at Anderson University. “They teach us to be confi...

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AU Initiative Explores Innovative Approach to College Affordability

As the cost of a college education rises at public universities nationwide, Anderson University, one of the nation’s leading private schools in affordability, is training its faculty in ways to help with students’ expe...

Anderson University News in Brief

News & Notes from Around AU

Low Honored for Breast Cancer Research at National Symposium Jonathan Low, a Biochemistry major at Anderson University, was awarded a National Research Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Research at the Ernest Everet...

Anderson University Ring Ceremony

Whitaker Conveys Class Rings in Spring Ceremony

Traditions abound at Anderson University. Freshmen passing through the arches and into a new family. Couples enjoying a spring day on the wooden swings outside Merritt. The pomp and circumstance of Founders Day. But...

College of Education Networking

Networking Event Brought Students, School Districts Together

Representatives from more than 40 school districts around the southeast rubbed shoulders with about 100 students who will graduate from the Anderson University College of Education at a networking event on Monday. ...

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