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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...

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,...

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...

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...

Anderson University Celebrates Founders Day

Anderson University celebrated the 104th year since its founding in the annual Founders Day Convocation on Wednesday, February 11. The University honored one of its graduates, Dr. Jeffrey Deal with the Alumni Achievemen...

Anderson University Celebrates Founders Day

Anderson University Celebrates Founders Day

The Anderson Community is invited to share in Anderson University’s Founder’s Day convocation on Wednesday, Feb. 11 at 10:00 a.m. in the Henderson Auditorium of the Rainey Fine Arts Center. Dr. Sinclair Lewis will deliv...

1st Baptist Belton Honors Long Time AU Professor Pat Mulligan

1st Baptist Belton Honors Long Time AU Professor Pat Mulligan

The Rev. Dale Lynch, who along with his wife is an Anderson alumnus, and the First Baptist Church in Belton declared Sunday, November 16 Pat Mulligan Day at which drew an audience of relatives, friends, and co-workers fr...

AU Earns More Honors from U.S. News "Best Colleges"

The new “Best Colleges” rankings for colleges and universities have a lot to say about the growth and quality at Anderson University. Not only did the University remain in the top 21 schools in the South for 2015 in the...

AU Alumnus and His Invention

Dr. Jeff Deal and his invention working to halt Ebola in Liberia

When news outlets such as Fox News reported earlier this week about the South Carolina physician that was traveling to Liberia to battle the Ebola virus, his name sounded very familiar to many AU alumni. Dr. Jeff D...

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...

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