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AU to Dedicate Statue of South Carolina Native/American Statesman

Anderson University will dedicate a new sculpture on campus Thursday, Sept. 24 at 4 pm honoring a South Carolina native and great American statesman, philanthropist, and advisor to six presidents from Woodrow Wilson to J...

Anderson University College of Education professor Joanna B. Stegall

Education professor receives grant to help elementary school teachers strengthen their math knowledge

Algebra in kindergarten? You’ve got to be kidding. But no, Dr. Joanna B. Stegall is completely serious, and through algebra, she’s helping elementary-age children fare better throughout their school years, even through...

AU commercial music ensemble AUthenticity

Whether it’s a bluegrass tune or jazz standard, AUthenticity represents AU at secular and commercial events

AUthenticity is Anderson University’s first commercial music ensemble. The group is the brainchild of AU President Dr. Evans Whitaker, who thought that a band able to play different musical styles might increase the...

AU was named the #16th Regional College in The South by U.S. News & World Report

AU Achieves Highest U.S. News Ranking Ever

Anderson University climbed six spots to #16 among regional colleges in The South in the newly released U.S. News & World Report rankings. In addition, Anderson was named the #2 regional college in The South for inn...

Rutland to Direct Parent and Alumni Relations

Anderson will also have a new, yet familiar, face connecting with alumni and parents and serving both groups. Jason Rutland, who has spent the past five years in the Office of Admission, including overseeing the two larg...

The Gathering | American Society of Interior Designers AU chapter event

School of Interior Design event wins national award and helps students develop professional network

Anderson University’s student chapter of the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) has won the organization’s Student Chapter Event of the Year award for an annual event called The Gathering. Anne Martin, Dean of...

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AU Musical Theatre student Craig Smith wins second place in national competition

Craig Smith, an AU musical theatre major and Anderson, South Carolina, native, won second place in his category at the 2015 National Student Auditions hosted by the National Association of Teachers of Singing. ...

Dr. Deborah McEniry

AU Theatre Professor Chosen for NYC Festival

Upstate theatre-goers will have an opportunity to see YESNOMAYBE: The Doppelganger and the Professor before it goes to New York City for the prestigious United Solo Theater Festival next month. The performance is fr...

Business student and AU administrator cited in story about BMW recruiting event

Supply chain management major Mason Child, who is working this semester at the BMW Manufacturing Company plant in Greer, South Carolina, is featured in a web news story about an event designed to promote careers at BMW....

The class of 2019 at AU is the largest ever

820 New Anderson Students Launch the New Academic Year

The largest freshman class in Anderson University history began its college experience with a rousing worship service and a march through the storied arch of the University per Anderson tradition as the new school year o...

Scores of volunteers making moving into AU a breeze for families

Record Freshman Class Arrives on Saturday

The largest freshman class in Anderson University history will move into the residence halls on campus Saturday morning August 22. 700 freshmen, an increase of 50 over last year’s class will officially become AU Trojans....

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...

Beth Moore

Beth Moore Simulcast at AU Sept. 12

Anderson University will host a simulcast of the popular Beth Moore Living Proof Women’s conference in the Henderson Auditorium of the Rainey Fine Arts Center on Sept. 12. The event, which draws thousands of attendees ac...

4,500 Attend Crossroads Camp at AU Over Summer

4,500 Attend Crossroads Camp at AU Over Summer

This summer, Anderson University proudly became the permanent home of Crossroads Summer Camps, started by Clayton King in 1995 as a college student.  What began as a dream in Clayton's college dorm room has grown in...

Campus Construction Hits High Gear

Campus Construction Hits High Gear

From new tennis and softball facilities to a state-of-the-art $18 million student center, Anderson University is experiencing an historic period of construction to go along with unprecedented growth. The University has d...

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