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Shakespeare App James Duncan Anderson University

Professor's Shakespeare App Shines Spotlight on Coding Program

A few years ago, Dr. James Duncan pored over a lengthy Shakespearian script book, marked with scribbles of adaptations, while attempting to learn his lines. Though his performance was successful, the experien...

Candace Weddle Livingston Explorers Club Anderson University

Noted AU Professor, Archeologist, Joins Prestigious Explorers Club

Dr. Candace Weddle Livingston is an explorer.  OK, so she hasn’t climbed Mount Everest. She hasn’t stepped foot on the North Pole. She’s never kayaked the crocodile-infested whitewater of the Zambezi River, hiked...

WorldFest Houston International Film Festival Anderson University

Video Students Make the Grade at Major Film Festival

For even casual movie fans, some names need no introduction.  After all, just about everyone knows Steven Spielberg, George Lucas, Ang Lee and the Coen Brothers.  In the years to come, the same might very wel...

Everyone can code

AU Adopts Apple’s Everyone Can Code Curriculum with New Coding and App Development Minor

Beginning this January, Anderson University students are gaining the opportunity to learn the principles of coding and iOS app design through a new minor, helping them build the fundamental skills they need to pursue c...

Thirteen AU students to present undergraduate research nationally

An unprecedented 13 Anderson University students (all 13 who submitted research) have been selected to present their research nationally at the prestigious National Conference on Undergraduate Research to be held at the...

How Does a Candidate's Appearance Affect You?

Could the facial appearance of candidates impact the US presidential election? Is there a difference between older and younger voters when it comes to finding a candidate’s face trustworthy and reliable? New research pub...

Storyteller Tim Lowry will present "A Christmas Carol" Nov. 18 at 7pm

Storyteller Tim Lowry to present "A Christmas Carol" as part of Mims Lecture Series

Bringing to life onstage such beloved characters as Bob Cratchet, Tiny Tim, and Ebenezer Scrooge, noted storyteller Tim Lowry will present his acclaimed version of Dickens’ A Christmas Carol Wednesday, November 18 at 7pm...

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...

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...

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...

Noted Author Ron Rash Visited AU

Noted Author Ron Rash Visited AU

Book lovers, Anderson faculty, staff and students are cordially invited to a reading by Ron Rash, the critically acclaimed and international best-selling novelist, short story writer, and poet, who will read from his rec...

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...

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...

Research from AU's Center for Cancer Research named among top in state

Research from AU's Center for Cancer Research named among top in state; senior Georgia Harpe honored for research on the effect of raspberries on breast cancer Anderson University senior Georgia Harpe was honored by th...

Race for Gold gives runners a chance to fight cancer, support AU’s Center for Cancer Research

Anderson University, in partnership with the city of Anderson and Anderson County, will host the third annual Race for Gold 5K race on Saturday, March 23, 2013, in downtown Anderson, South Carolina. Race organizers hope...